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Highlights From Essence Festival 2017

Inspiration fired at this year’s Essence Festival Article and Images by Thabile Shange The first day of October saw Durban wrapping up yet another successfully hosted Essence Festival. Dressed in their best fashions, Durbanites and people from all over the country made their way to the ICC building to attend one of the most spectacular … Continue reading

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Film and TV Bursary Opportunities 2018

  KZN Film Commission is inviting students to apply for Bursaries for the academic year of 2018 for studies towards Film and Television-related studies. Aimed at students studying TV/Film Production. Matriculants must be registered or in the process of registering for these studies at a recognised KZN tertiary institution. Matriculants who wish to study Film/TV … Continue reading

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Invitation To Compete In The #ESSENCEFestDBN Designer Competition

Now that the 6th instalment of the annual Durban Fashion Fair is over, you have the opportunity to participate in another leading fashion event in the city and show what you’re made of! EThekwini Municipality invites all designers within the eThekwini Municipal area to be part of the Essence Young Designer competition. Only selected designers … Continue reading

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Free Workshops For Dancers At Jomba!

There will be four open workshops at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Dance Studio (Howard College Campus) between 23 August and 3 September, as part of the festival’s efforts to share knowledge and skills to local dancers, choreographers and dance teachers. The 19th annual JOMBA! festival, which is hosted by the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Centre for Creative … Continue reading

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Red Bull Kas’Lami returns to KwaZulu-Natal in KwaMashu

  Celebrating township culture, Red Bull Kas’Lami, returns to KwaZulu-Natal for a three day creative explosion from Friday, 4 August until Sunday, 6 August 2017. Kas’Lami, meaning “My Hood” aims to showcase local performing artists that have emerged from South African townships: paying tribute to their humble beginnings, their power in overcoming struggles along the … Continue reading

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Essence Festival Durban Is Coming

The City of Durban in partnership with Time Inc.’s (NYSE: TIME) launched the third annual ESSENCE Festival Durban. Kwazulu-Natal born actress Nomzamo Mbatha was host of the media breakfast held on Wednesday, 19 July at The Joint Jazz Café, South Beach in Durban.   September will see the return of the festival to Durban, under … Continue reading

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Free Workshops For Filmmakers

There are a number of free workshops on the go for filmmakers at the Durban International Film Festival 2017. Here are some of them: Venue: North Ilanga, Elangeni Hotel 18 July, 11am – 12h30pm – Let the costume speak 18 July, 2pm – 3h30pm – Why Study Film 18 July, 3h45pm – 5pm – Cinematography: … Continue reading