Weekly Columns

This Week’s Music Musts!

Jazz cats, blues cats and rockers for rhinos   By Claudia Mohr Jazz fans can have their fill this weekend as The Mahogany Room (79 Buitenkant Street) brings you acclaimed pianist and composer Kyle Shepherd in concert. He will be playing both Friday and Saturday night, in two separate sets,...

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Social Leverage

Mum’s the Word By Carla Lever Earlier this year, I bought a ticket to Afrika Burn. Not familiar with the concept? Essentially what happens is that the entire Saturday population of the Old Biscuit Mill drives to the Tankwa Karoo and sets up colourful camps in the sweltering desert for...

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Gadget buddies

Freedom Day made extra special with iPad 3 launch By Imran Khan We have waited long enough and now the day is finally upon us. Apple will launch their latest iPad, the iPad 3, on April 27 in South Africa. That’s right, on Freedom Day guys and girls. Clever move,...

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Wine with heart

Get the “all-round” experience in Franschhoek   Holden Manz wine estate is located in Franschhoek and is what one would call an “all-rounder”, because not only do they make exceptional wines, they boast a five star Country House for tranquil Wineland stay-overs, a...

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Encore

All roads lead to theatre discussions By Rafiek Mammon We’re in Durban at the moment – at the National Aquatics Championships. That would include diving, swimming and synchronized swimming. These are the competitors who are looking for spots in the Olympic teams – they need to clock up specific times,...

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