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New musical features at The Fugard this festive season

Langarm, the latest musical created by the award-winning David Kramer, will be presented at the Fugard Theatre for the festive season from 20 November.   Produced and presented by Eric Abraham for the Fugard Theatre, Langarm is a story of love and intrigue set in the story-world

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Remembering two iconic women of song

More than a generation separates Miriam Makeba and Brenda Fassie but today these two women are often mentioned together as South Africa’s greatest black pop stars. Their music was different, their lives were lived mostly on different continents and they both had rather erratic private

Editor's Note

Go well, Hugh Masekela

Lore Watterson is the Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of Creative Feel Magazine Ramapolo Hugh Masekela 4 April 1939 – 23 January 2018 This year has started on a very sombre note. We had to say goodbye to Keorapetse Kgositsile, South Africa’s only poet laureate, as well as the

King Kong

King Kong season extended – new cast announced!

After a sold-out six week season at the Fugard Theatre, the hit musical King Kong returns due to overwhelming public demand for the summer season. Presented by Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre, King Kong will run from 12 December with bookings now extended to 18 February 2018. More

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Abdullah Ibrahim to present two solo concerts in Cape Town in October

South Africa’s most distinguished pianist, Abdullah Ibrahim, will present two solo piano concerts at the Artscape Theatre on 13 and 14 October 2017. The highly anticipated programme showcases Mr Ibrahim’s compositions spanning the past seventy years, influenced by people, places and events that have impacted his life

King Kong

KING KONG: Our knot of time and music

It took Eric Abraham, the founding producer and owner of the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town’s District Six, nearly 20 years to bring the legendary South African musical King Kong back to the stage. Like a ping pong ball down a mountain stream Like paper

Glide on the Peace Train

In celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the release of his debut album Matthew and Son in 1967, Yusuf / Cat Stevens will perform in South Africa this November as part of his Peace Train Tour. Creative Feel spoke to the illustrious artist shortly before

King Kong

The Evolution of King Kong

Fifty-eight years after it was first staged in 1959, an ‘evolution’ of South Africa’s most significant, influential and iconic ‘all African jazz opera’, King Kong, will open at the Fugard Theatre in July before travelling to the Joburg Theatre in September. The original production of

King Kong

Cast announced for King Kong

Over half a century since the original production, the Fugard Theatre’s forthcoming, brand new production of the legendary South African musical, King Kong, is now fully cast and rehearsals commenced on 12 June. King Kong – The Musical tells the story of heavyweight 1950s boxing

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