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Pretoria Photographic Society meeting and monthly competition, Tuesday, October 17, at 7pm at the Dutch Reformed Church, 439 Sussex Avenue, Lynnwood. Reg Caldecott at 083 787 4749 or e-mail: president@ pretoriaphotographic.co.za.
Operatic singing chef Fortunato Mazzone (Forti) gives dinner at his Forti’s Grill restaruant, Time Square, a theatrical twist on October 18, with a
Phantom of the Opera experience. R450 a person, booking essential for this and the October 25 wine evening with Thelema Mountain Vineyards. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Sune Morton at 073 263 2005.
Elvis Blue at South African State Theatre, October 20, at 8pm. Tickets from R150. Call 012 392 4000 or e-mail email@example.com
Friends of the Zoo fun run/walk, October 21 at 6.30am at National Zoological Gardens, Pretoria. Five kilometres, suitable for all ages. Gates open at 6.30am and walk starts at 7am. Entrance from R40. Call 012 339 2700 or visit www.nzg.ac.za.
Groot Constantia Food and Wine Pairing: Showcasing exceptional wines from Groot Constantia, on October 21 at 6.30pm at LeSi Restaurant. Booking is essential, limited seating. R400 a person. For more information, call 012 348 8820, e-mail bookings@ casatoscana.co.za or visit www. casatoscana.co.za.
Unisa Music Foundation is featuring two prominent local artists for a cello and piano recital: Berthine van Schoor and Annalien Ball, on October 22, at 4pm at Enoch Sontonga Hall, Unisa Sunnyside Campus. Tickets from R130 are available at the door. For more information, call Alet Venter at 012 439 3336.
Tango Spectacular by the Rodolfo Mederos Trio, from Argentina, will be performing at the Brooklyn Theatre in Pretoria, on October 27, at 7pm. Tickets start at R200 and are available via ticketspace or the theatre. For more information, contact Lizo Tom on 012 430 3524.