M&G readers speak their minds about policies against European culture in the arts and EFF commissar Andile Mngxitama's open letter to Richard Branson.
The National Lotteries Board allocation of R2.86-million for the production about Nelson Mandela's life is enough for just three nights on stage.
According to the producer of "Madiba: The African Opera" there are no funds because the Lotto did not pay out the promised amount.
"Madiba, the African Opera" premiers at the Pretoria State Theatre on Friday May 23 2014. The production runs until June 1 2014.
Cape Town Opera is receiving flak from funders for taking its singers abroad, despite its successes there.
William Kentridge discusses his love of music, his fusion of art and opera, and the spin-offs from that.
Donizetti’s Maria Stuarda is the story of the conflict between England’s Elizabeth I and her rival, Mary, Queen of Scots.
South Africa does not offer many opportunities to kick-off a career in opera but this has not stopped home-grown soprano Elza van den Heever.
The Metropolitan Opera's production of 'Les Troyens', currently showing at Ster Kinekor's Cinema Nouveau, could not have been better cast.
Aida, the latest in the Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD series, is as magnificent on screen as it is in the theatre.
The Metropolitan Opera's Live in HD series returns to Cinema Nouveau with an inspired and audacious work.
Ster-Kinekor has announced its fourth season of filmed National Theatre and Metropolitan Opera performances. We have double tickets to give away.
The creator of the operetta The Flower of Shembe says it offers a chance to enter a space of hope.
Barbara Ludman reviews Manon, currently showing at Ster Kinekor,
A festival in Cape Town is using baroque opera to bring classical music to local communities.
Barbara Ludman reviews The Enchanted Island, the latest in the Met Opera series currently showing at Cinema Nouveau.
Barbara Ludman reviews Philip Glass's Satyagraha, currently showing at Cinema Nouveau.
Barbara Ludman reviews Wagner's Siegfried, currently showing as part of the Metropolitan Opera's Live series at Cinema Nouveau.
Ster-Kinekor's annual gift to seekers of high-end culture begins next month at Cinema Nouveau theatres.