THEATRE: Dabbling in the dark arts

Photography’s king of bizarre is taking a fairytale opera into uncharted visual territory

THEATRE: The Rocky Horror Show

Debbie Hathway gives herself over to the absolute pleasure of chatting to the cast of the latest SA production of The Rocky Horror Show

Theatre: The red boot diaries

Award-winning choreographer Louisa Talbot excels at putting original work on stage and screen. Debbie Hathway got to the bottom of what it’s like to dance a ...

Gotta love Shakespeare!

John Kani and Sir Antony Sher perform together again under the direction of Janice Honeyman in Kani’s new play, Kunene and The King, at The Fugard Theatre in ...

David Kramer’s new musical is one to watch

Cultural icon David Kramer’s eagerly awaited new musical, Langarm, is one to catch, and cause for a quickstep down memory lane

Dance Umbrella: save the last dance

Why we should care that the 30th Dance Umbrella this month may be the final one

The Color Purple reigns

The acclaimed production features an all-South African, all-black powerhouse cast

Classic The Taming of the Shrew becomes a sister act

Tara Notcutt has taken the classic text and found a modern parallel, recontextualising the play for the 2000s

THEATRE: Thinking out the box, in boxes

Storyteller gives an age-old form of entertainment a fresh application

TONY LEON: Thoughts on icon Eva Perón

Ahead of the staging of the musical Evita later this year, Tony Leon, SA ambassador to Argentina from 2009-2012, reflects on the life and legacy of Eva Duarte ...

Award-winning Sesotho musical Paleho comes to Pretoria

The story about a girl’s identity quest takes audiences into the sacred rituals of Basotho female initiates

THEATRE: Playing with an icon in Shakespeare in Love

Directing the West End hit at the Fugard Theatre has kindled a surprising enthusiasm for the Bard in Greg Karvellas

New hope for old theatres

Some fading heritage theatres are becoming venues for vibrant activity

Comedian and TV food judge join forces in new live show

Chris Forrest and Pete Goffe-Wood decided to combine their talents and see what came out of this potluck