News published June 2017


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JESSE CLEGG WINTER TOUR AT BRIDGE STREET BREWERY
26 Jun 2017
Platinum selling artist, Jesse Clegg, returns to the Eastern Cape this July for a winter acoustic tour. Fresh off of his U.S. shows in Austin and Los Angeles, Jesse will be showcasing his music in an unplugged performance at Bridge Street Brewery in Port Elizabeth on Friday, 14 July. Read More

COLLECTORS’ FAYRE A FIRST FOR THE BAY
26 Jun 2017
Passionate collectors of all persuasions will discover sought-after items to add to their treasures when Port Elizabeth’s first vintage, retro, geek, collectibles, cosplay and hobbies fayre comes to Walmer Park Shopping Centre on July 21 and 22. Read More

JAZZTOWN CELEBRATES 20 YEARS
22 Jun 2017
The Standard Bank Jazz Festival, Grahamstown is celebrating two decades of an incredible jazz festival that for 10 days every year turns Grahamstown into “Jazztown” during the National Arts Festival. Its 20th anniversary edition from 29 June to 8 July this year features over 100 musicians from 12 countries across a diverse range of styles and collaborations. Read More

MYCITYTALK AND BUSINESS EXPO
20 Jun 2017
We are excited to announce the return of the popular MyCityTalk event hosted in conjunction of the 4th annual Business Expo taking place on 29 June at Father’s House Church building in Paterson Road. Read More

JAZZ’AFRO SUNDAYS @ THE BARN PRESENTS ASANDA MQIKI
20 Jun 2017
Singer-songwriter Asanda Mqiki is one of those versatile rising voices. Mqiki has spent the last few years carefully carving out a name for herself around the country. With a style of music that complements her love for jazz and R&B, Mqiki’s soulful voice reflects great maturity and has captivated audiences across the country and in stages in Sweden and Australia. Read More

ST GEORGE’S PARK SET TO HOST T20 GLOBAL LEAGUE TEAM
19 Jun 2017
Cricket SA today announced the owners for the 8 teams who will participate in the T20 Global League due to take place in South Africa in November and December. Read More

BAYWEST LAUNCHES YOUTH DAY RIDE
15 Jun 2017
(Port Elizabeth) – Parents looking for ways to get their kids off the couch this National Youth Day (June 16) need look no further than the inaugural “Ride for the Youth” at Baywest Mall. Read More

CATCH ELVIS BLUE LIVE IN CONCERT AT THE BOARDWALK
09 Jun 2017
Adding a splash of vibrant colour to The Boardwalk’s winter entertainment lineup is South African pop idol, Elvis Blue. He performs live in a one night only show on Youth Day (16 June 2017) at the Boardwalk Amphitheatre at 20h00. A capacity crowd is expected for the show in which Elvis Blue will perform some of the hits that have made him a household name over the years. Tickets cost R130... Read More

JAZZ’AFRO SUNDAYS @ THE BARN PRESENTS TARYNNE SWARTS
07 Jun 2017
Tarynne’s musical journey began at just 10 years of age when she started learning how to play classical piano, fast forward to years later when she enrolled at NMMU for a bachelor of music degree specializing in classical music and she has not looked back since. Read More

IT’S STRICTLY SAX WITH CATHY DEL MEI
07 Jun 2017
The Boardwalk’s Tshawe Bar is set to sizzle on 15 June 2017 when talented saxophonist, Cathy Del Mei will entertain guests with her soothing sound. With her relaxed and engaging persona, she is renowned for drawing in her audiences and promises an evening of superlative entertainment. Del Mei is an astute musician who has earned her stripes featuring in numerous theatre productions including... Read More

PE OPERA HOUSE POETRY TUESDAYS
02 Jun 2017
PE Opera House Poetry Tuesdays is BACK!! This month we will be profiling Siyabonga Ngcai, better known as Gqobhoz’imbawula, who is an ambitious poet, story teller, song writer, performing artist, culture and language activist, and an Architectural Technologist by profession. Siyabonga was born and raised in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape. Growing he was drawn to fine arts, Traditional and... Read More