Monthly Archives: October 2010

The Christmas Panto is back

ROBINSON CRUSOE AND THE CARIBBEAN PIRATES features an all-star cast, including the irrepressible Marc Lottering as Crusoe’s mother. With sword fights, a shipwreck, a sea monster, flamboyant costumes and fabulous sets, and lots of laughs for both kids and adults, Robinson Crusoe is a great evening for all ages.  Tickets from R191-00.  Book at Computicket […]

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For those interested in medical history – a museum with a difference

Take a step back in time and explore the history of medicine, dentistry, ophthalmology and pharmacy through the ages at the Adler Museum of Medicine located at Wits Medical School, 7 York Road, Parktown.    The Museum was established in 1962 by Dr Cyril and Mrs Esther Adler who together collected a truly remarkable private collection […]

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Saturday morning Voices at Boekehuis one of Jozi’s indi Bookshops Sat 23rd Oct 10.30 for 11

Boekehuis holds its Saturday morning Voices: A discussion with M&G investigative journalist, Adriaan Basson  & political journalist and writer, William Gumede  on  Basson’s book Finish & klaar  Selebi’s fall from Interpol to the underworld.   Boekehuis’ outline of the issues:  ‘From top cop to corrupt crook in six years – Jackie Selebi’s fall from grace came fast.  […]

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Pierre De Vos on Constitutionally speaking – always an interesting read

Interesting article on the arguments around the ANC’s drive to make their view of history the official version by

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See a great collection of famous SA artists’ works at Standard Bank Gallery

People, Prints and Process – 25 Years at Caversham is the title of  a great exhibition currently showing at the Standard Bank Gallery – some 100 prints produced over the years at Caversham Press in KZN by over 70 of SA’s best known artists. It’s a feast for the eyes – don’t miss it. For […]

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