BET honours Princess of Africa, Yvonne Chaka Chaka

South African musician Yvonne Chaka Chaka is being recognised for her humanitarian work, and will receive a BET International Global Good Power Award later...

Music plays at Soweto orphanage

Thanks to funding from Chevrolet Ute Force, weekly music sessions are held at Othandweni Orphanage, where children learn about music, movement and more with Be Sharp Beetles.

SA film industry adds R3.5bn to GDP

The South African film industry contributes R3.5-billion annually to the country's gross domestic product (GDP), while providing employment for more than 25 000 people, according to a new impact study.

Summer concerts at Kirstenbosch

Thousands of people have already flocked to Cape Town’s world-famous Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens for the current Summer Sunset Concerts series, and will do so until the season ends on 3 April.
SA marks Year of Biodiversity

Iconic US musical opens in South Africa

The Broadway musical Dreamgirls opens in Johannesburg’s Teatro theatre at Montecasino on 11 March 2011. Starring some of the best local talent, the production is set to captivate South African audiences.
Building bridges with classical music

Building bridges with classical music

Classical music is thriving in South Africa, as this year’s Johannesburg International Mozart Festival showed.
SA quartet plays for peace