Arts and culture
South African kwaito musician Mandoza died on 18 September 2016, after being diagnosed with a
brain tumour. The man behind the crossover kwaito hit Nkalakatha
South African actor Zakes Mokae was one of South Africa's most accomplished international film
and theatre actors. This month marks the anniversary of his death. From jazz band stalwart to
Fugard colleague and stage and screen star, we celebrate his life.
South African rappers Ms Supa and Yugen Blakrok are using their talent to share their cultures
with local fans. The two women also chat about how they started off in the hip hop industry.
In 1962, Danish filmmaker Henning Carlsen secretly made the anti-apartheid drama
, based on a Nadine Gordimer novel, right under the noses of the South
African apartheid regime. The film has been called "a crown jewel" of South African musical
September Jive, to be held in Johannesburg from 1 to 30 September 2016, is a series of multi-
media events that celebrate the diversity and history of South African music.
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