April 30, 2012
Cape Town highlights April 30 to May 3, 2012
With a passion for travel, tourism and social media, Cape Town is the quintessential backdrop for Media Developer Leon Jamarie and his cape adventures.
With the City as his canvass Leon paints the town red covering a range of events and activities in the peninsular while staying true to the traditional culture the mother city offers it’s children,
Originally from Durban, Leon is still an accidental tourist in the city he now calls home and as such is on the line between resident and local tourist able to provide inside knowledge and flavour to the average mundane travel blog.
He is always on the look out for that hidden gem or typical CT party. If it’s fun, relevant, he will cover it.
Take in a show or be serenaded by Canadian crooner Michael Bublé this week in Cape Town.
Your weather forecasts for this week, according to the South African Weather Service:
Monday: Maximum temperature of 18°C, cloudy skies, 30% chance of rain
Tuesday: Maximum temperature of 18°C, partly cloudy skies, no chance of rain
Wednesday: Maximum temperature of 17°C, cloudy skies, 30% chance of rain
Thursday: Maximum temperature of 16°C, cloudy skies, 30% chance of rain
Swing music superstar Michael Bublé makes a welcome return to Cape Town with his Crazy Love Tour at the Grand Arena from May 1 to 3, 2012.
The tour is Michael's biggest and most exciting tour to date, receiving remarkable praise from both music critics and spectators of the show.
His stage show is propelled by a string of hits, including Home, Everything, Haven't Met You Yet and his latest smash, Hollywood, along with the superstar's distinctive interpretations of classics such as Cry Me a River, Feeling Good, and Always On My Mind.
To book your seat, contact +27 (0)861 915 800 or visit www.computicket.com.
Spend your Tuesday evening sipping cocktails while watching live cabaret performances by lingerie-clad dancers entertaining you with choreographed renditions of Cabaret, Chicago and Burlesque.
For your ticket to this limited-run show, contact +27 (0)21 418 0624 or visit www.trinitycapetown.co.za.
District Six Museum will be screening movies from its archive. The movies, most of which are produced by young filmmakers, will showcase the art of hip hop, focusing on the various musical influences that have shaped this musical sound.
For more information, contact +27 (0)21 466 7200 or visit www.districtsix.co.za.
The Fugard Theatre proudly presents a new production of David Kramer's and Taliep Petersen’s hit musical, Kat and the Kings. Set in Cape Town’s District Six in the 1950s, Kat and the Kings explores the journey of teenager Kat Diamond (played by Dean Balie), from singing outside a café to recording a record and performing at The Claridges Hotel in Durban.
For more information, contact +27 (0)861 915 8000.
Sonja Kruse and John Bauer present an interactive discussion "giving insight on how they negotiate the complex space between fulfilling their dreams and fighting for their financial survival".
For more information, contact +27 (21)442 9600 or visit www.hubspace.co.za.