Tag Archives: Rosebank

Catch the Red City Bus from Rosebank

City bus tours give best quick overview of a city  Even seasoned travellers who don’t like to be seen as mass-tourists, will take a guided bus tour when they first arrive in a big city. It’s an ideal way to get an overview – literally – from the top of a double decker (or diggle-dupper […]

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Rosebank: vibrant, cosmopolitan and well-managed

Rosebank’s status as major business and leisure hub Neil Fraser who is a private consultant in the field of urban renewal, writes an amazing newsletter Citichat.  Sadly since he has left Johannesburg to take up life in Montagu, these newsletters are less frequent than they were.  Citichat is a Joint Venture with Urban Genesis Management […]

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A contemporary take on Coriolanus – also showing at Cinema Nouveau, Rosebank

Coriolanus at Cinema Nouveau With 3 or 4 screenings a  day there is still time to see Coriolanus before it goes of circuit. Ralph Fiennes contemporary production has been called ‘the thinking person’s action movie’. Peter Bradshaw of  The Guardian writes: ‘Ralph Fiennes’s intelligent take on an unloved Shakespeare links it not only to the 1990s Balkans, [much of it […]

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The Rosebank Region art scene during February

Circa on Jellicoe Obie Oberholzer’s  solo photographic exhibition Long Distance opens at Circa in Lower Rosebank on 16th February and runs till the 10th March. ArtSpace Of Dreams and Nightmares,  Jaco van den Heever’s 3rd solo exhibition opened at Art Space on Jan Smuts Parkwood on 1st Feb and runs until F29th Feb. Focusing on […]

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Rosebank to Park Station Gautrain link

The opening of the Gautrain station at Rosebank It’s beginning to make  a difference to people who  want to stay in the Parks region of Johannesburg (the greater Rosebank Region) despite doing business further afield.  A guest staying at Liz at Lancaster at the moment is working at a corporate office in Isando but did not […]

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