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Friday Mix Listings - 17 October 2014

FUNNIER THAN THEM COMEDY SHOWCASE

The weather may not be able to make up its mind but you can be assured a good laugh with this lineup of some of South Africa’s finest comedic talent.

Dates: Tuesday 21 – Saturday 25 October Venue: Auto and General Theatre on the Square Times: 8pm daily Tickets: R100pp Booking: www.strictlytickets.com

RETROFEST#2 AT NIROX SCULPTURE PARK

Nirox Sculpture park has become one of Gauteng’s finest outdoor entertainment venues and Retrofest#2 promises to be a fun filled family experience to get rid of any weather woes.

Date: Saturday 18 October Time: Gates open at 10am Tickets: R300 online at www.webtickets.co.za or R320 at the gate (Children under 12 half price)

Directions from Johannesburg to Nirox Foundation

The drive will take between 40 - 45min from JHB.

From Johannesburg join M5 Beyers Naude via Melville towards North / Honeydew, Drive over N1 proceeding straight ahead, Pass Honeydew and its squatter camp, Go over N14 proceeding straight, After about 2km turn left into Kromdraai rd in the direction of Maropeng, Pass 1st, 2nd traffic circles, On the 3rd traffic circle turn left again in the direction of Maropeng, just after turning We are +/- 800m on the right (second wooden gate - Nirox)

Directions from Pretoria to Nirox Foundation

The drive will take between 40 - 45min from PTA. From Pretoria take the N14 way to Krugersdorp, Pass the Lanseria/Randburg offramp, Take the next offramp which is Zwartkop/Randburg, Turn right into M5 Beyers Naude, After about 2km turn left into Kromdraai rd in the direction of Maropeng, Pass 1st, 2nd traffic circles, On the 3rd traffic circle turn left again in the direction of Maropeng, just after turning We are +/- 800m on the right (second wooden gate - Nirox)

JUMP SUITS

Gone are the days of compromising comfort for style, or style for frumpy togs. The Jump Suit is in and more versatile than ever.

SMART Play Suits

GINJA OPENING A STUDIO KITCHEN IN DURBAN

Many Gautengers who will be heading to Durban over the Christmas holidays will be delighted to know that there is a brand new culinary offering thanks to Jacqui Brown and Ginja.

For more information about the Dirty Fork Ginja Kitchen Studio you can visit their website at www.thedirtyforkstudio.com

REKORDERLIG CIDER

Rekorderlig is now available in South Africa in 3 flavours: Strawberry-Lime, Pear and Wild Berries. The cider comes in a 500ml bottle, has a 4.5% alcohol content and retails for approximately R48.

It is available at a number of leading bars, restaurants and retail outlets across South Africa.

JAPAN

Valerie Boje went in search of the Japan she had discovered through Sofia Coppola’s Lost in Translation. What she found was a surprising blend of fiction and reality.

A return ticket to Japan will cost between R11 300 and R16 000 flying on Qatar.

For more information on what to see and do in Japan you can visit the official tourism guide to travel in Japan at www.japantravelinfo.com.

WOMENS THEATRE FESTIVAL AT THE OLIVE TREE THEATRE

Now in its third year the Women’s Theatre Festival is back and in a beautiful new space acquired after the work during 2103’s festival.

The festival is brought to you thanks to Olive Tree Productions which was founded by Ntshieng Mokgoro, the 1st black female to win the Standard bank young Artist Award for directing.

Date: 16 - 26 October 2014 Venue: Olive Tree Theatre – Yarona Mall cnr Watt Avenue and 3rd Street Wynberg

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