A BLK JK has swapped music for film with ‘Black President’, homing in on an artist whose work interrogates power on the African continent.
The comic actress, a regular on stage and TV screens, has broken comedy’s glass ceiling for women who can make you laugh.
The first Jo’burg solo show for Mexican-born Alinka Echeverria bears testament to upholding the duty of looking.
From Nando's Mass Hysteria to a night of Afro-neo-soul with Afro’traction and friends, we round-up this week's hot-ticket events.
Warner Bros is producing The Libertine, a "comedic dramatisation" about Dominique Strauss-Kahn and his alleged sexual assault of a hotel maid.
From pariahs to candidates for the Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame, Danny Kelly looks at NWA's 1980s arrival and influence on music and social activism.
The New York Times columnist remembers the life of his family in South Africa, particularly his mother June, the girl from Human Street.
From AKA slapping Cassper Nyovest to the reactions of new biopic 'Straight Outta Compton', we round-up entertainment news that had us talking.
Shaun Walker explores Russia's obsession with the herb, dill.
Forget stone soup: the latest craze to hit the Big Apple is bone broth – and it’s healthy, to boot.
Peter Bradshaw resisted his son’s pleas to go camping for years – he’s more a luxury hotel kind of guy. So how did he cope with slumming it?
The film, made in secret because of surveillance concerns, satirises 'constant need to have an enemy to keep the military-industrial complex alive'.
There are many ways then of reading silence and the Goodman Gallery Cape Town’s latest group exhibition attests to this.
Neo Muyanga and Mark Fleishman have crafted a new kind of African opera, based on Zakes Mda’s 'Heart of Redness'
With a bit of crowdfunding and a large gathering of multidisciplinary artists, JHB Massive looks to make an impact at Accra's Chale Wote art festival.
Keel Boat week and the 'Grand Slam' regattas in August and September, welcome dozens of South Africa's yachts, to South Africa's land-locked sea.