Review – The woman in black
It is not often that theatre productions will produce shrieks of terror or cause audiences to jump out of fright. Lesley Stones found that The woman in black produced exactly these kinds of responses from un-suspecting theatre patrons.
This gripping horror stars Anton Luitingh and Eckard Rabe and will be staged at Monte Casino’s Pieter Toerien Theatre until Thursday, 10th January 2010. Read more
Review – The Killers live in concert
Friday saw international rock sensation, The Killers, perform in South Africa for the first time. The band from the desert town of Las Vegas have produced a number of stadium rock anthems that crowds just love to sing along to, including Mr. Brightside, When we were young and All these things that I have done.
According to Shaun Wewege, the band did not disappoint. The same cannot be said for the rest of the experience though. Read more
Joburg Top 3
Looking to get out the house and have a good time with some friends? Have a look at this week’s Top 3 – from comedy to live music, it’s all happening in Joburg.
Goldfish at Voodoo Lounge
The two musos from Cape Town have become a South African success story with their genre defying mix of live jazzy house beats and searing live performances. A grueling international tour schedule has seen them play sold-out shows from Miami to Moscow. Their growing list of achievements includes a 2 year residency at superclub Pacha; mixing the covermount CD for DJ Mag; a record-breaking 8 SAMA nominations; numerous No. 1 hits on SA radio; and performances at festivals such as Glastonbury, Sensation White, Ultra Festival and Get Loaded in the Park amongst others.
Venue: Voodoo Lounge, Corner Civin and Linksfield Drive, Johannesburg
Date: Saturday, 12th of December, 2009
Just Because Comedy Festival
Funnymen John Vlismas, Al Prodgers, Mel Miller and the amazing Magic Man will be performing at the Just Because Comedy Festival this December. This show can only be awesome – Mel Miller has been performing for close to 50 years; John and Al have both been finalists in international competitions and Magic Man is South Africa’s foremost comedy magician.
Date: Until Sunday, 13th December
Venue: The Market Theatre, 56 Margaret Mcingana Street
Contact: +27 11 832 1641
Meet the models at Latinova
Latinova is hosting Star Model Management’s 2009 party. If you have ever dreamed of partying with gorgeous guys and gals, then this is your chance to live your dream!
Date: Friday, 11th December from 21h00
Venue: Latinova, 160 Jan Smuts, Rosebank
Contact: +27 82 257 1803