BILLY SUTER, after almost a full year of online writing after 39 years in the newspaper world, 24 as Arts Editor of The Mercury, looks back on the highs and lows of theatre in 2017. … More SA theatre – 2017 in review
BILLY SUTER reports that at 90, composer Fred Kander (of “Chicago” and “Cabaret” fame), and at 71, Bette Midler, star of Broadway’s “Hello Dolly!”, are still going strong. … More Kander and Midler – still hot stuff!
BILLY SUTER reviews KickstArt’s production of “Chicago”. It mixes elements of the 1975 Broadway original, the sexy international franchise production, and fresh ideas. … More Razzle-dazzle rendezvous!
BILLY SUTER interviews British-born Katy Moore, award-winning star of the new KickstArt production of the musical, “Chicago”, running from April 8 to 30 at Durban’s Sneddon Theatre. … More From Red Riding Hood to vamp
BILLY SUTER reports on the fine, nine-member, on-stage team providing live music for KickstArt’s eagerly anticipated production of the musical, “Chicago”, opening in Durban on April 7. … More Excited team – and all that jazz!
BILLY SUTER chats to Steven Stead, of Durban’s award-winning KickstArt theatre company, about four new shows his team is bringing to the city this year. Stead also plans a panto for Joburg. … More Steadfast for more success
Durban’s award-winning KickstArt theatre company has announced further plans for 2017, among them a new drama – the company’s first since “Venus in Fur”. BILLY SUTER reports … More Drama from KickstArt’s Stead