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After Dark at the Two Oceans Aquarium is back!

shadowclub basement to perform at Two Oceans Aquarium

Following the sold-out success of the 2018 shows, Texx and the City and the Two Oceans Aquarium are once again joining forces to showcase some of South Africa's finest musical acts. Over four nights from May to August 2019, the Aquarium will host eight stellar bands: Shadowclub, Manu Grace, Dangerfields, Twin Weaver, Manny Walters, Luh’ra, The Steezies and...

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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

Father’s Day Gift ideas

Personalised Fathers Day Printed Man Crate from Netflorist

  Father’s Day is a celebration honouring fathers for their unconditional love and affection shown towards their kids. It is the perfect day to spoil your dad, this year on June 16. So, whether you are shopping for your husband, boyfriend, brother or best friend, start off by making a list. Here are a few...

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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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