Emmanuel Cathedral: Friday 1 November 2013, 18h00
As part of celebrating the annual Cardinal's Concert in combination with the All Saints Day celebration, the Emmanuel Cathedral will host a classical concert on 1 November 2013, starting at 18h00.
Some of the choirs featured will be the Emmanuel Cathedral choir, St. Leo Molweni, St. Josephs Mount Edgecombe , Ladies Opera Trio Treble Clef and as well as organists Fr Scott Davidson Cedara, Senzo Vezi Kwa Kristo Umsindisi - KwaMashu, Siyabonga Gumbi Emmanuel Cathedral and Mbuso Zuma Our Lady of Lourdes - Pinetown.
This will be a fundraising concert for Dennis Hurley Centre. Entrance is free of charge but a collection box will be available and the audience will be encouraged to towards this ambitious project.
The Denis Hurley Centre - is a project of Emmanuel Cathedral. The vision is for it to be a beautiful, safe, environmentally-sensitive multi-purpose building in the city's bustling CBD, situated between the cathedral and its neighbour, the Juma Musjid Mosque.
For more information, contact Emmanuel Cathedral on 031306 35 95 or Pinkie Mtshali (Music Director) 082 9612165
Long Journey - The Musical
The Playhouse Drama Theatre:7 to 10 November
Gcugcwa Productions in association with The Playhouse Company proudly presents the high-energy stage show, Long Journey - The Musical, in The Playhouse Drama Theatre from 7 to 10 November 2013.
Written and directed by Zeph Nzama, Long Journey played to standing ovations during its triumphant season at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown this year. The production boasts a big-league cast of performers that includes Buhle Ntuli (African Footprint), Alex Mthiyane (Gagasi FM), Mandla Manzi (Maria Maria) and Thabani Mahlobo (Happiness Through the Mist). Other powerhouse artists appearing in the production include Bongani Mchunu, Sifiso Cele, Cyprian Nzama, and Siyabonga Zuma.
While it depicts men who have left their homes and are resourcefully facing the challenges of hard times experienced while working on the mines, Long Journey-The Musical focuses on the positive side of life. The show embraces a dazzling mix of contemporary, taptsula and gumboot dance genres, showcasing the skills of its exceptionally gifted cast.
It is performed to live musical backing. Performances are at 7pm. Tickets are R95 per person (R85 for block bookings), available through Computicket on 0861 915 8000 or online at
. Tickets are also available at the Playhouse Box Office on 031-369 9540