US / UCT Piano Exchange concert

The Piano Department of the Stellenbosch University joins forces once again with the Piano Department of the University of Cape Town for their annual “Piano Exchange” concert on 27 and 28 September 2016. This year the theme is two piano works. The University of Cape Town students will perform Arnold van Wyk’s Three Improvisations on …

Trio Elegiaque performs Great Russian Masterpieces

The newly formed Trio Elegiaque will be touring South Africa with a programme of great Russian masterpieces – a must for lovers of Romantic chamber music. Violinist Sergei Malov is a prize-winner of several international violin competitions, soloist with the London Philharmonic and Bavarian Radio Symphony and a regular at festivals such as Verbier and …

Friday 16 September 19h00: University of Stellenbosch Symphonic Wind Ensemble (USSWE) with Rik Ghesquiére, SU Drama Department, and Children’s Choirs.

The University of Stellenbosch Symphonic Wind Ensemble (USSWE) is proud to present a concert for the whole family as part of the Endler Concert Series on Friday 16 September 2016 at 20h00. The concert is entitled “Lank, lank gelede” or “Once upon a time…” (Es war einmal… in German, Er was eens…in Flemish) which is …

Tues 13 & Wed 14 September 20h00: Opera Kaleidoscope

The singing students of Stellenbosch University are off to the local Aquilla D’oro coffee shop to catch up on some lost time with family and friends. Come join us at the Fismer Concert Hall to experience the intricate operatic conversations and splashy public confrontations one can only find in an Aquilla D’oro coffee shop. Opera …

Myles Roberts Flute recital

The Endler Concert Series is proud to present rising stars Myles Roberts (flute) and Sulayman Human (piano) on Sunday 11 September at 16h30 in the Endler Hall.  Originally from Cape Town, Myles has completed his Bachelor of Music and Master of music degree, majoring in flute performance at Stellenbosch University under the tutelage of Prof. …

US Early Music presents Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos

The Stellenbosch University Early Music Unit and Camerata are delighted to announce the Bach Brandenburg Project under the direction of Extraordinary Professor Pauline Nobes, acclaimed in Europe as one of the leading period instrument violinists of her generation. Prof Nobes has teamed up with Peter Martens, Artistic Director of the US Camerata in planning what …

Lusanda Mbane joins Scandal!

Scandal! is adding a new character to the mix in the form of Boniswa, played by actor and entrepreneur Lusada Mbane. Boniswa is the wife of Kingsley (Hlomla Dandala), who arrives in the world of Scandal! unaware of her husband’s past with Yvonne (Kgomotso Christopher). Boniswa is a warm and friendly woman who possesses a …

OpenView HD bids farewell to four channels and teases a new content offering

This month OpenView HD will surpass half a million activated households watching its free digital satellite TV service. The company has seen activation numbers increase significantly in recent months, some days seeing more than a thousand households activating OpenView HD. As a result of this growth, and part of its annual content review, OpenView HD …

Heart FM partners with 1st for Women to celebrate Women At Heart

Cape Town, 08 August 2016: In celebration of Women’s Month, Heart FM will once again be treating its female listeners to an afternoon of entertainment, glamour, decadence and pampering at the annual Women At Heart event. The premier event will once again be taking place at the picturesque Lookout at the V&A Waterfront on 13 …

Exciting new appointments at eNCA

In line with eNCA’s commitment to spot talent and develop skills within their organisation, the channel has appointed five new staff members in key positions.  Sports Dinesh Gangaram has been appointed acting Group Sports Editor for three months. He has shown great leadership potential and channel are certain he will use this time to revitalise the …