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Barbara Ludman

Barbara Ludman

    For 7de Laan, it's baby or career
    For 7de Laan, it's baby or career
    Amid 7de Laan's murder mayhem in suburbia, the biggest crime is the soap’s stunting of female viewers’ expectations.
    Baking new life into the original Oreo
    Baking new life into the original Oreo
    Heidi Dodd bakes the real thing — a sandwich of two slightly chewy chocolate biscuits made with cocoa and sugar and a real buttercream filling.
    A tale of two bagels
    A tale of two bagels
    They’re small and round and emotionally addictive.
    An opera of duelling divas
    An opera of duelling divas
    Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda is the story of the conflict between England’s Elizabeth I and her rival, Mary, Queen of Scots.
    All souped up
    All souped up
    Soup ’n Stuff has been nominated for product of the year in the Eat Out DStv Food Network awards.
    Understudy wows audience in Les Troyens
    Understudy wows audience in Les Troyens
    The Metropolitan Opera's production of 'Les Troyens', currently showing at Ster Kinekor's Cinema Nouveau, could not have been better cast.
    Verdi's HD spectacle
    Verdi's HD spectacle
    Aida, the latest in the Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD series, is as magnificent on screen as it is in the theatre.
    Adults only: A taste sensation strictly for grown-ups
    Adults only: A taste sensation strictly for grown-ups
    These are not the sort of desserts one finds at a child's birthday party.
    The Tempest: A very 21st century opera
    The Tempest: A very 21st century opera
    The Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD series returns to Cinema Nouveau with an inspired and audacious work.
    Laws may allow abortion, but it's much harder to change attitudes
    Laws may allow abortion, but it's much harder to change attitudes
    Termination is a legal right, yet thousands still turn to backstreet abortionists, reflecting the ignorance and stigma that surround the issue.
    Chill to opera and theatre
    Chill to opera and theatre
    Ster-Kinekor has announced its fourth season of filmed National Theatre and Metropolitan Opera performances. We have double tickets to give away.