Lyric Theatre

Abdullah Ibrahim and Ekaya embark on a two city benefit concert for Thabo Mbeki Presidential Library

Globally revered South African music icon, Abdullah Ibrahim, is embarking on a two city benefit concert for the Thabo Mbeki Presidential Library (TMPL).   Ibrahim will be supported by Ekaya for the shows taking place at the Lyric Theatre in Johannesburg on November 27th and Life Church Seapoint in Cape Town on November 29th.  The concerts are being described as the confluence of Africa’s greatest minds and struggle icons. “For us, the contribution of the arts was very important. It was not

The syncretism of Versha Magan – a Decade of Jazzy Masala and Deewangi Dance

Internationally celebrated choreographer and dancer Versha Magan continues to shape South African Indian contemporary and Bollywood Fusion dance. Her recent production proves that Magan is experienced and has artistically grown in her approach.   Titled Deewangi, the piece explores the concept of movement and freedom, using dance as a medium.   The freedom to move is fundamental to our evolution.  When people are free to explore, grow and move, they’re free to fulfill their potential and realise their dreams says Versha Magan.   Magan’s passion and

Back by demand, Jazzy Masala Creative brings Dansation to the Lyric Theatre

In February this year Jazzy Masala Creative caused a stir at the Lyric Theatre in Gold Reef City, with a sold out show and standing ovations. Following public demand, they are back to create a sensation with a two day run of their new production Dansation. On September 19 and 20th, at the Lyric Theatre, Jazzy Masala Creative will entice with its stylistic innovation, dazzling costumes and talented dancers.   Created by Versha Magan, producer, creative director and choreographerof the Jazzy Masala