This week’s pick: Popcorn, chewing gum, peanuts and bubble gum…
What: There two great drive-in theatres, Menlyn (Pretoria) which has reinvented the magic of going to the drive-in, and Velskoen (Ferndale) which has preserved the memorable drive-in experience and remains in its original state. These recreational spaces are classic, fully functional entertainment yards. Menlyn is the mod younger sister where [...]
R9-m face-lift readies flea market for 2010 Feb 28, 2010 12:00 AM By Avashnee Moodley
Johannesburg’s Fordsburg Flea Market has undergone a R9-million revamp in time for the Soccer World Cup. Avashnee Moodley strolled through the night bazaar enjoying the bargains and vibe. Nestled in the bustling city of Johannesburg is the Fordsburg Flea Market with [...]
At Mandela Theatre; shows tues to Sun; More info see www.showbusiness.co.za
Open Tuesday to Saturday; Runs for ‘about 2 months’.
I have written before about the live New York Met opera productions which are screened at Cinema Nouveau in Rosebank and at Cedar Square in Fourways. Pucinni’s Turandot is showing at the moment. What a production. If you are in Joburg … don’t miss it. Upcoming operas include: Offenbach’s Tales of Hoffman from 15 January; Strauss’s [...]