CPT – Music Guide 31 Jan-06 Feb

Up The Creek Festival

To all of you that have danced and dived with us on the riverbanks for almost a quarter of a century and all of you hippies and hipsters that have joined along the way, Up the Creek 2014 promises to be the ultimate happy, happening festival.

30 January – 2 February

R500 – R650

Breede River, Swellendam, www.upthecreek.co.za


Herman Van Veen

Multi-talented Herman van Veen is a Dutch stage performer, actor, musician, singer/songwriter and author. He is an entertainer through and through and this cabaret-style show will be sure to leave you enthralled.

31 January @ 8pm & 1 February @ 7pm


Paul Cluver Wine Estate Amphitheatre, Tel: 0861 9158000


Jewels of Opera & Song

Jewels of Opera & Song is a not an Opera sung by Opera singers, rather it is Opera sung by singers who love Opera.  Mixing song with wonderful and humourous story telling, many of which are stories chronicling their careers – Aubrey and Renee create, with great panache, a memorable evening for the whole family.

2, 9, 16 & 23 February @ 7pm

R60 – R100

Rosebank Theatre, 16 Alma Road, Rosebank, 074 1015066


Summer Sunset Concerts at the Water’s Edge

Dane Taylor Trio

Dane Taylor Trio is a power-blues/rock band from Cape Town. Taylor formed the Dane Taylor Trio with friends, drummer Justin Mark and bassist Rob Shaw.

2 February @ 5pm – 5:30pm

Sannie Fox

Sannie Fox, described as belting out the blues like she was born in a Louisiana swamp, is a composer, guitarist and vocalist based in Cape Town.

2 February @ 5:40pm – 6:10pm

Natasha Meister

“The Meister” by local and international fans. After just two short years in the industry she was recognised as a rising star with incredible passion and seemingly limitless talent.

2 February @ 6:20pm – 7:05pm

Boulevard Blues Band

The Boulevard Blues band has been rocking music lovers at venues, events and festivals in South Africa for over a decade, liberating their fans with soulful Blues and Rock.

2 February @ 7:15pm – 8pm

V&A  Waterfront, Tel: (021) 408 7600