July 26, 2019
by William Charlton-Perkins
(Lisa Bobbert can be seen as Shirley Valentine at the South African Women's Arts Festival)
There’s always a full dance card on KZN’s entertainment scene as Winter morphs into Spring. This...
October 1, 2018
The Playhouse Company, an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture, is hosting its 2018 Community Arts Festival (CAF) in Durban’s Playhouse Loft Theatre. This runs between 5 and 22 Oc...
August 1, 2018
Proms exuberance set to wow this Sunday
A lavish line-up of classical music events is set to engage music lovers in the weeks ahead.
Stand by for a ‘Sound and Light’ extravaganza at this we...
July 20, 2018
Cellist Aristide du Plessis & violinist Ralitza Macheva
A rich variety of live music making is on offer in KZN
On Tuesday 31 July Friends of Music presents two other leading KZN Philharmoni...
July 8, 2018
Stand by for a ‘Sound and Light’ extravaganza at this year’s annual Last Night of the Proms concert, presented as ever by the British Cultural and Heritage Association. Durban’s die-hard...
June 4, 2018
The Playhouse Company has a wealth of mid-year live entertainment on offer for patrons visiting KZN’s prime theatre complex, ranging from big-stage musicals to dance to symphony concerts...
May 28, 2018
Issued by William Charlton-Perkins
Popular comedic actors Aaron McIlroy and Lisa Bobbert will engage fans next weekend when MacBob Productions’ latest smash hit comedy plays in Pietermaritzburg for two performances only. T...
March 23, 2018
A new home at Curries Fountain for The Playhouse Company’s Annual Ingoma Competition due to popular demand.
The Playhouse Company’s annual Ingoma Competition has been a success story over...
March 18, 2018
by William Chartlon-Perkins
Media release: The Playhouse Company’s 20th Iscathamiya Competition a resounding success
The annual Iscathamiya Competition hosted by Durban’s Playhouse Company took place on Saturday thro...
January 16, 2018
The Fresha Festival of free, fun, al-fresco family theatre will be staged for the second time on Durban’s North Beach at the end of the school holidays for three days on 19, 20 and 21 Jan...