Monthly Archives: August 2013

Madama Butterfly – Opera

Share“And the geisha will sing, as she used to do. And the happy song will end in a sob”   East and West collide with tragic results in Puccini’s devastating opera about a trusting young Japanese bride and the callous …

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The Sleeping Beauty

ShareThe Sleeping Beauty, complete with fairy tale characters such as Red Riding Hood and Puss in Boots and a big bad Wolf is set to charm Cape Town audiences at Artscape from 10 – 18 August. Cape Town City Ballet’s …

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Chef’s Table – Mount Nelson

In 1805 Madame Clicquot Ponsardin known as the “Grand Dame of Champagne” inherited her husband’s wine business. When widowed at the age of 27 she…..

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