Out and about

Things to do, places to see – we’ve got your so­cial life cov­ered.

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Decor diva ‘Make your space your liv­ing dream’ – the theme of this year’s Decorex expo – should be all the en­cour­age­ment you need to ex­plore this show­case of top de­sign tal­ent. On 9-10 Au­gust at Gal­lagher Con­ven­tion Cen­tre. Tick­ets are R120. Book via com­puticket.com. Con­nect to the other side Psy­chic medium John Ed­ward has en­thralled au­di­ences around the world with his TV shows Cross­ing Over, Cross Coun­try and Spirit SA, and now you can see him live in Cross­ing Over with John Ed­wards. You may even be one of the lucky ones to con­nect with a lost loved one. On 5 Au­gust at the Teatro The­atre, Mon­te­casino. Tick­ets are R500-R995. Book via com­puticket.com.

Dream big One of SA’S most ex­tra­or­di­nary tal­ents, award-win­ning ac­tress Fiona Ram­sey has ap­peared in movies like Catch a Fire and Ho­tel Rwanda, and se­ries like Home­land and Black Sails. Now she and Joburg Bal­let, Vuyani Dance The­atre and Mov­ing into Dance Mopha­tong are join­ing forces in Big City, Big Dreams Bal­let, a mul­ti­lay­ered piece in­spired by the grit, glamour and vi­tal­ity of the City of Gold. On un­til 6 Au­gust at the Joburg The­atre. Tick­ets start at R90. Book via webtick­ets.co.za.

Knock out Get set for a sen­sa­tional and in­cred­i­bly mov­ing ex­pe­ri­ence as the leg­endary mu­si­cal King Kong hits our stages for the first time in decades. First pro­duced in 1956, the tragic tale of Soweto boxer Ezekiel ‘King Kong’ Dlamini launched the in­ter­na­tional ca­reers of Miriam Makeba, Todd Mat­shik­iza, Kip­pie Moeketsi, Jonas Gwangwa and Hugh Masekela among oth­ers, and now a mag­nif­i­cent new cast will per­form songs that shaped R&B, jazz and pop­u­lar cul­ture across the globe. On un­til 2 Septem­ber at the Fu­gard The­atre. Tick­ets are R130-R280. Book via com­puticket.com.

Din­ner plans In­dulge in the de­li­cious things in life and grab a seat, or even a ta­ble, at Fran­schoek’s Food & Wine Ex­pe­ri­ence. It all takes place in the stun­ning set­ting of La Pe­tite Ferme, with wine­maker Wikus Pre­to­rius show­cas­ing de­lec­ta­ble blends, and a three-course food and wine ex­pe­ri­ence. Bliss­ful! It takes place on 3 Au­gust and tick­ets are R750 per per­son. Book at lapetite­ferme.co.za.

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