The Rise and Fall of the City of Baobabia

Inspired by Bertolt Brecht’s “Mahogony” and created specifically for and by 2nd and 3rd Year Drama and Performance Studies students from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, The Rise and Fall of the City of Baobabia is adapted for a South African audience.

That Old Bat Magic

One of South Africa’s longest running products, with unlimited mileage … The Bats are back Rocking and Laughing the night away with their brand of memorable music and side splitting humor.

Pieter-Dirk Uys for Pmb

This February sees the return of master satirist, the indefatigable Pieter-Dirk Uys, to the Hexagon Theatre with two of his shows: The Echo of a Noise on Tues 21, Wed 22, Fri 24 and Sat 25 February; and An Evening with Evita Bezuidenhout on Thurs 23 Feb, both shows start at 7.30pm

Beliebers go ga-ga over SA world tour

Excitement is in the air following the announcement that Justin Bieber’s Purpose World Tour will be making a stop in South Africa in 2017

Black Friday is upon us!!

It’s that time of year when Black Friday deals are offered in South Africa regardless of the fact that it is traditionally an American celebration that takes place on the first Friday after Thanksgiving – marking the beginning of the Christmas shopping season.

Getting behind our local Idol’s finalist

When Pietermaritzburg local Noma Khumalo mentioned her dream of “singing in Idols 2013/2014” in her 2012 matric year book, she never imagined that two years later she would make it as a top-two finalist in the South African Idols competition.

Meet Hilton’s very own Mr and Mrs Santa Clause

Father Christmas may be a legend that we gullibly believe as children, but for Hilton residents, the probability of having a Santa Clause in their midst, is higher than those residing in the North Pole.

PMB local in Miss Commonwealth 2016 final

Pietermaritzburg’s twenty-year-old Alisha Jetu will be competing, as one of the thirty finalists in South Africa,  for the Miss Commonwealth 2016 title, in Boksburg on November 24.

Call for new artists for Art in the Park 2017

In celebration of Art in the Park’s 55 year anniversary, a bigger, better and more exciting event is planned and with that a call for a larger data base of artists that include a more diverse range of artworks.