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Bontle Modiselle is a now a Guinness World record holder

Independent online (SA) 01 Dec 2022
A total of 250 dancers attempted the mega dance in Soweto as part of a celebration of the proudly South African music and dance style ... International singer Kelly Rowland turned to her dance studio for lessons in April this year when she visited South Africa.

‘The Nutcracker’ ballet returns to the Vilar Center December 16-18

Vail Daily 01 Dec 2022
The Nutcracker” ballet returns in December to the Vilar Center, featuring dancers from the Vail Youth Ballet Company and Vail Valley Academy of Dance ... Meiring started his performing arts career at the age of six, competing in ballroom dancing and won every national title in South Africa.

252 People Perform South Africa's Amapiano Dance, Create World Record

NDTV 01 Dec 2022
In South Africa, a group of 250 dancers broke the record for the largest amapiano dance ... .

Get ready to pop with History

Independent online (SA) 26 Nov 2022
Durban - Timeless music, high energy and iconic moments ... Goodman will amaze Durban audiences with his striking resemblance to the king of pop and his own smooth dance moves. “Showtime Australia has been wowing audiences in South Africa with the Michael Jackson History Show for more than a decade ... Booking through

News in pictures: Thursday, November 24, 2022

The Times/The Sunday Times 24 Nov 2022
PORSCHE/MEGA. Sponsored ... An oxpecker perches on a buffalo’s nose while both drink from a watering hole in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa ... A man dances in front of The Intervention of the Sabine Women by the French painter Jacques-Louis David at the Louvre museum, Paris ... SWNS. Geriatric gymgoer Mario Sanna, 94, pumps iron in Rotherham, South Yorkshire ... SWNS.

Oti Mabuse feels like ‘apartheid is still happening’ as she visits whites-only South African town ...

Metro UK 18 Nov 2022
Oti Mabuse has said she feels like ‘apartheid is still happening’ as she visited a whites-only town in South Africa in a powerful new BBC documentary ... My South Africa the former Strictly Come Dancing star returns to her childhood home, to revisit the people and places that inspired her to be the dancer and woman she is today.

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News & Record 18 Nov 2022
Following her graduation from Grimsley High School in 2005, Radford received her bachelor’s degree from Harvard University, a master’s degree from Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism and a Fulbright Fellowship from the United States State Department, where she spent one year teaching in Durban, South Africa.

‘Sullied’ digs deeper into rape culture as the country observes 16 Days of Activism against ...

Independent online (SA) 17 Nov 2022
Compelling new dance piece, “Sullied”, explores what scholar Pumla Dineo Gqola calls South Africa’s “Female Fear Factory... “I’m looking forward to seeing the play come to life with the help of the sign language performer Andiswa Gebashe because there are over two million deaf people in South Africa and GBV is very high within the deaf community.

90s music icons CeCe Peniston and Crystal Waters head to SA

Independent online (SA) 16 Nov 2022
Commonly known as the “Dance Music Divas”, CeCe Peniston and Crystal Waters are heading to South Africa ... incredible Luther Vandross covers, chart-topping singer and songwriter Garth Taylor and Ramaine Barreiro-Lloyd, affectionately known as South Africa’s answer to Tina Turner.

DJ Twaza belts out Umuhle

Mmegi Online 16 Nov 2022
DJ Twaza told Arts & Culture that the album is doing well in South Africa ... The album was produced in South Africa by General Stawila, DJ Active, Thapelo wa Mojuta, DJ Twaza and Mr 21 DJ Dance. He said apart from that album, he had two albums also doing well in South Africa.

In partner dancing, the man leads: I should be aggrieved, but instead I feel liberated

New Statesman 16 Nov 2022
I have danced solo and Bollywood style before, but this is my first attempt at partner dancing ... That said, some dances proved a little too comical ... I’ve always thought it sad that in Britain we live in an age where partner dances are often seen as uncool, particularly for men, whereas attitudes are different in Asia, Africa or South America.

Asake, the breakout pop star from Nigeria who owned 2022

Beijing News 16 Nov 2022
South Africa's dance music craze, amapiano, could conquer the world - if its stars step up. It seems Asake, a Lagosian, is also embracing amapiano, the South African house music subgenre taking the world by storm ... When South African amapiano stars such as DBN Gogo and Major League DJz heard Mr.

England can beat New Zealand with set piece, says Sam Simmonds

The Times/The Sunday Times 14 Nov 2022
... preparations for their first Test against New Zealand since the 2019 World Cup semi-final, an assignment swiftly followed by South Africa’s arrival at Twickenham.

Hamza Yassin in floods of tears after emotional family video and performance dedicated to his roots

Metro UK 13 Nov 2022
‘When you look at dancing and study dancing, as you know I came from South Africa, and the origins of so many of our dancing, even today, Charleston, Salsa, Rumba, Jive, all of these dances where they originated from, and to have them acknowledged on this big stage and remind peolpe that we are here, we are dancing, and we are celebrating.

Oti Mabuse: My first dance was on dusty concrete in borrowed shoes

The Times/The Sunday Times 13 Nov 2022
Oti Mabuse, 32, the daughter of a lawyer and teacher, grew up in Pretoria, South Africa ... In a BBC1 documentary, My South Africa, she ...

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