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‘Lesedi’: A bright star alights on Lulu Mlangeni

On stage hers is the powerful body always rippling with refined movement quality. Thanks to the documentary film on the vNAF programme, we learn that off stage Lulu Mlangeni's as powerful a force.

A requiem for the world’s dead

Gregory Maqoma revives a Zakes Mda character, mixing Ravel’s Boléro  with isicathamiya to mourn, to hope, and to celebrate life

King Kong confined to history

South Africa has changed since 1959 and the musical does not, and cannot, reflect the issues of today

‘Ketima’ dancers run on passion

Choreographer Gregory Maqoma believes ­technique follows the heart and a will to learn.

High Five: SA choreographers step out as Geneva meets Jozi

From Gregory Maqoma to Mamela Nyamza, a new collaborative work will bring together Geneva Ballet company and renowned SA and Swiss choreographers.

Travails of a warrior chief

<em>Exit/Exist</em> is based on the life of the legendary Xhosa chief, Maqoma, who played a crucial role in the frontier wars in the Eastern Cape.

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Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

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Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

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