Independent filmmakers to host audition next week in White River

Mpumalanga aspiring actors and actresses are invited to come to the audition that will be held in Mbombela City Chamber, White River next week( August 02). “We are looking for Mpumalanga based actors and actresses between the age of 19 and 40 for an independent high- concept dramatic feature film. They should have professional sensibilities, be punctual and reliable and have a nuanced dramatic voice range with an untrained, slice-of-life, less-is-more approach to performance,” said one of the organisers, Vusi Magagula. “We are a small respected team of independent filmmakers…

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Music to the tune of more than R300 million – our tax money?

Alex Rose-Innes Under Minister Nathi Mthetwa, it was a golden time to fund music stars to the tune of a suspicious R100 million.  SCOPA and the Auditor-General have now been asked by the Democratic Alliance to delve into the cookie jar and see who okayed the dodgy deals. According to African News Agency, Ladysmith Black Mambaso received R36 million green backs to teach traditional Zulu songs (to whom?) and make an album especially with Zuma. That explains why the former prez now sings and dances at every opportunity he gets.…

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