Monthly Archives: June 2018

You’re “it”

Title: Tag Year: 2018 Country: USA Director: Jeff Tomsic (directorial debut) Written by: Rob McKittrick and Mark Steilen Genre: Comedy Starring: Ed Helms, Jake Johnson, Hannibal Buress, John Hamm, Jeremy Renner Release (SA): 29 June 2018 Company: Warner Bros. Pictures … Continue reading

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Atif Aslam to perform at Emperors’ Palace in July

Press release of interest to the Indian community, below: Prince of Bollywood brings back charm and charisma by public demand to SA this July It’s not easy to find someone with the perfect amount of passion, an unsurpassed desire to … Continue reading

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The JPO Winter Season 2018

The Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra has had a fabulous winter season at the Linder Auditorium. Despite the fact that the seasons are only four week long instead of the more usual six weeks, the  programmes, presumably worked on extensively by the … Continue reading

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Pied Piper

I love the story of the Pied Piper with all its darkness as told by Robert Browning (1812-1889) in his epic poem, The Pied Piper of Hamelin.  The delightful version of Pied Piper at the National Children’s Theatre turns the … Continue reading

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Boston Gay Men’s Chorus visits SA

The opening words of Keval Harie of GALA (Gay and Lesbian Archives Memory in Action), the organisation tasked with preserving the history of gay, lesbian, transgender, queer and bi people in South Africa, are chilling.  The persecution of people with … Continue reading

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Women of Wine Festival 2018

WOMEN OF WINE SOUTH AFRICA FESTIVAL Some of the country’s best craft wine, gin and beer – made by female wine and spirit makers – will be showcased at the upcoming Women of Wine South Africa (WoWSA) festival on Sunday, … Continue reading

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