MTN Bushfire 2016

Lauded by CNN as one of the “7 African music festivals you really have to see”, and most recently named as BBC’s Top African Festival, MTN...

Paving the way

We had a heart-to-heart with one of SA’s darlings, Ayanda Makuzeni Be yourself and believe in yourself If you’ve followed Ayanda’s career...

BEN OKRI Address

BEN OKRI Address By: Percy Mabandu Visiting Nigerian author, Ben Okri delivered a key note address to celebrate the launch of the 2015 Africa...

Sculpting new ground in Cape Town

Sculpting new ground in Cape Town By Percy Mabandu   At the 3rd Cape Town Art fair in the mother city, a sculpture titled The Prisoner, by the...

Same old Dance at the Umbrella

The annual dance umbrella has just come to an end.  As the scaffolding was being folded and the dancers returned to their respective studios to...

Sizwe Banzi Is Dead.

One of the gems of South African theatre, Sizwe Banzi is Dead is back on the boards at the Market Theatre. The Tony Award winning two-man play was...