NEWS

On-Trend Fashion with LC Waikiki

LC Waikiki in-store selection

When it comes to style and fashion, the choices are really left to the wearer. Winter is widely recognized as dull and gloomy and so are the colours in the fashion industry that are normally associated with it; usually checks, greys and blacks. 2019 winter fashion introduces colours such as bright yellows, orange and...

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Cableway’s Kidz Season back with a bang

The mountain is just waiting to be explored by intrepid youngsters

South African families are in for a treat this weekend as the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway's 3-for-1 Kidz Season Special returns on Friday, April 26. Join in on the fun at the summit of Table Mountain, the African wonder of nature, for less – when two kids ride for free with an adult who...

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CITIES

FOOD & WINE

Winter of wander at Durbanville Hills

Winter of wander at Durbanville Hills

Winter is a magical time to explore the winelands and a series of food and wine evenings paired with exotic global cuisine at Durbanville Hills should add some warmth to the cooler nights. In this series, the winemaking team will showcase how the cool climate red wines truly reflect the unique terroir by...

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Cab Franc Carnival celebrates niche varietal

Cab Franc Carnival celebrates niche varietal

The 2019 Cab Franc Carnival takes place on Saturday, May 18, from 11am to 4pm at scenic Avontuur Estate, between Stellenbosch and Somerset West. 20 of South Africa’s most passionate producers of this niche varietal will offer their wines for tasting and sale. The interactive tutored tastings of the 2019 Cab Franc Challenge...

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A Mother’s Day treat by Jenny Morris

Nectarine and Granola Breakfast Parfait by Jenny Morris

Mother's Day is celebrated all over the world. People take the day as an opportunity to pay homage to their mothers and thank them for all their love, caring, and support. It’s a day to make moms feel special. The best ever Mother’s Day gift for me was when my boys were small...

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THEATRES

MUSIC

Clarinet and piano duo back in the Mother City

Clarinet and piano duo back in the Mother City

Clarinetist Junnan Sun and pianist Megan-Geoffrey Prins are back in Cape Town to present a recital for the Cape Town Concert Series on Saturday, May 25, at the Baxter Concert Hall at 7.30pm. Both soloists in their own right, the pair will team up to perform Joseph Horowitz’s ‘Sonatina for Clarinet and Piano’, Carl Vine’s...

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MARKETS

For the love of all things vintage

For the love of all things vintage

The Vintage Ideas market is back for its eighth edition and promises to be more spectacular than ever before. This beloved market will once again be staged at the Simondium’s Country Lodge, from April 27 to 30, and should beguile visitors with the amazing selection of vintage and vintage inspired items. This year’s market...

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WEEKLY COLUMNS

A Mother’s Day treat by Jenny Morris

Nectarine and Granola Breakfast Parfait by Jenny Morris

Mother's Day is celebrated all over the world. People take the day as an opportunity to pay homage to their mothers and thank them for all their love, caring, and support. It’s a day to make moms feel special. The best ever Mother’s Day gift for me was when my boys were small and they...

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On-Trend Fashion with LC Waikiki

LC Waikiki in-store selection

When it comes to style and fashion, the choices are really left to the wearer. Winter is widely recognized as dull and gloomy and so are the colours in the fashion industry that are normally associated with it; usually checks, greys and blacks. 2019 winter fashion introduces colours such as bright yellows, orange and a...

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48hOURS TV

Artscape and City of Cape Town cement Arts in the city

Artscape and City of Cape Town cement Arts in the city

The City of Cape Town and the Artscape Theatre today signed a memorandum of understanding as part of a R2 million grant-in-aid that the City is providing to the theatre. The funding will be used to support specific programmes which focus on the youth, gender, vulnerable groups, heritage and culture, and the resource centre. The City...

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INTERVIEWS

THE WERF: Hearty, unfussy fare driven by nature

The Werf Restaurant interior

There are a great many pleasures to be experienced at Boschendal, and high on the list is a meal at The Werf Restaurant, helmed by chef Christiaan Campbell. At its heart is the nine-hectare vegetable garden on the restaurant’s doorstep, which has a significant influence on the menu daily, as well as through the seasons....

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REVIEWS

THE WERF: Hearty, unfussy fare driven by nature

The Werf Restaurant interior

There are a great many pleasures to be experienced at Boschendal, and high on the list is a meal at The Werf Restaurant, helmed by chef Christiaan Campbell. At its heart is the nine-hectare vegetable garden on the restaurant’s doorstep, which has a significant influence on the menu daily, as well as through the seasons....

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MOVIES

FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY

FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY

FILM: FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY   CAST: FLORENCE PUGH, LENA HEADEY, NICK FROST, JACK LOWDEN, VINCE VAUGHN   DIRECTOR: STEPHEN MERCHANT   ‘Fighting with My Family’ is a “heart warming” comedy based on the true story of WWE Superstar Paige. Born into a tight-knit British wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic...

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Holmes and Watson at the movies this week

A scene from Holmes and Watson

Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly – the legendary duo from ‘Step Brothers’ and ‘Talladega Nights’ – reunite in ‘Holmes & Watson’, a unique and comic take on the world’s greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes, and his faithful companion, Dr. John Watson.  The game is afoot, or “a going,” as Holmes proclaims, when a dead...

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First Man opens at the movies on 26 October

Ryan Gosling and Claire Foy in First Man

  On the heels of their six-time Academy Award-winning ‘La La Land’, Oscar-winning director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for ‘First Man’, the story behind the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the historic Apollo 11 flight. A visceral and intimate account told...

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A Star is Born opens on 12 October in SA

Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga in A Star Is Born

  In A Star Is Born, Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga fuse their talents to depict the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life. Theirs is a complex journey through the beauty and the heartbreak of a relationship struggling to survive. In this...

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