Cocktails and snacks in a snazzy courtyard under the stars accompanied by the sounds of jazz, laughter and happy chatter – what a wonderful night out in Jozi.
In 1989 two journalists approached a sponsor with a revolutionary proposal.
They envisioned a South African contemporary dance festival.
Taken in by the pair’s passion for contemporary choreography and dance, Vita Promotions agreed to facilitate the event. That same year Dance Umbrella was launched.
The festival featured eight contemporary dance productions.
Enjoy some great contemporary theatre this weekend or get your feet tapping at a tip-top music show.
South Africa was named the world’s leading sports tourism destination at the recent World Travel Awards in Dohar, Qatar.
The World Travel Awards, held on 11 January 2012, are a highlight on the international tourism industry’s calendar, and this year the awards paid tribute to the hard work and commitment that went into making South Africa a world-class sports and events destination.
Launched by the Visual Arts Network of South Africa (Vansa) in September 2011, the ARTCONNECT project aims to mentor young artists and encourage them to look at abandoned public spaces as inspiration.
Vansa invites you to join it for an evening of reflection and discussion on the ARTCONNECT project at Santarama Miniland on Thursday 16 February. The first 32 guests to RSVP will be transported from Vansa’s space in Fox Street, Johannesburg, to Santarama Miniland.