Thinking of what to do this winter? Well you don’t have to think again, we’ve got a line up of events to keep you entertained!


Guy Buttery teams up with Odeion String Quartet

A whole line up of events awaits Durban! PHOTO: Northglen News


1. KZN Philharmonic Winter Season 2017

Concert Four: Playhouse Opera, Durban
Date: Thursday 22 June
Tickets are available: Computicket or from Shoprite Checkers Money Market counters
Contact: 0861 915 8000

2. Umkhumbane Jazz Ensemble

Venue: Rainbow Restaurant, Pinetown
Date: Sunday 25 June
Time: Doors open 1pm, concert starts at 2pm
R80 at the Door or at www.webtickets.co.za
Contact: 031 7029161 or nicola@therainbow.co.za

3. A fundraiser for Themi Venturas:

An Evening of Chemody
Venue: Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre
Time: 7.30pm on Monday June 26.
Tickets are R225
Contact: Call 0861 915 8000 or visit www.computicket.com, or buy tickets directly at any Checkers Money Market Counter.

4. City Supports Durban presence at NAF.

The National Arts Festival 2017
Date: 29 June – 9 July.
For more information about the National Arts Festival visit: http://www.nationalartsfestival.co.za

5. Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach

Venue: Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre
Date: 5-23 July
Performances: 2.30pm Tues-Fri, 11am and 3pm Sat, 2.30pm Sun. No babes in arms or children under three. Book for all 2017 shows at Computicket: www.computicket.co.za / 0861 915 8000 / Shoprite Checkers Money Market Counters.
Contact: 083 250 2690.

6. Submit your Music Tour Funding Application to Concerts SA.

Enquiries and applications should be submitted by email to concertssa@samro.org.za, by fax to 086 500 7028 or by post to Concerts SA, c/o The SAMRO Foundation, 20 De Korte Street, 4th Floor SAMRO Place, Braamfontein, Johannesburg, 2001.
For more information, visit http://concertssa.co.za, follow @ConcertsSA on Twitter (www.twitter.com/ConcertsSA) or like Concerts SA on Facebook
Applications Deadline: Sunday 23 July 2017

7. Durban Art Gallery: extended till 30 July

The exhibition will be on display at the Durban Art Gallery.
Date: 31 March to 28 May 2017.
Gallery hours: Monday-Saturday 8:30 to 16:00 Sundays 11:00-16:00
Contact Jenny Stretton: 031 3112264/031 3327286.

8. Find healing through the art of writing.

Write to Right
Venue: Westville
Date: 8 August – 3 October 2017
Contact: laura@hss.co.za or bernicest@telkomsa.net / 031 209 8436.

9. Mini World Youth Day

A Gathering in Durban of young Catholics from Southern Africa
Venue: Dbn Exhibition Centre and surrounds: 6 – 10 Dec 2017
Booking for the conference is now open, and early booking is encouraged as delegate numbers are limited.
Contact:  Barbara Koorbanally at the Archdiocese of Durban on 031 303 1417 or the Conference Company on 031 303 9852  or email louise@confco.co.za.

10. BBC BLUES

Berea Bowling Club: Bowls & music every Monday
BBC BLUES – R 50-00
Venue: Berea Bowling Club in Ferguson Rd, Glenwood for Bowls and Music
People can attend and play bowls from 4pm (they also have flood lights)
Time: Music will be as per before from 6 – 9 pm
Contact: Beth Cell 083 778 1469
By: Lisanne Lazarus

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