Die Nuwe Grasskoue Trappers

Against all the odds these traditional dancers from Wupperthal in the middle of the Cederberg mountains, with no formal training won the South African national competition for the performing arts – this entitles them to compete in the USA on an international stage. We put this short clip together to try and lend a hand […]

Real Riel

There is a beautiful Afrikaans expression: “Dans lat die stof so staan”. This expression probably originated after someone witnessed farm labourers performing the Rieldans. The Rieldans is a combination of frantic footwork, animal-like movements along with courtship rituals, which all combine in a highly energetic and entertaining dance form. This dance is often used to […]

Bright Start

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” – Nelson Mandela Bright Start is an Education Support Programme. to offer previously disadvantaged children a ‘brighter future’, by placing them in the private school system. Bright Start, a young non-profit organisation based in Hout Bay, South Africa, has developed a […]

The Professional Chef Development Programme presented by AHLE-X

The Affiliated Hospitality Leadership Experiences Group facilitates the Professional Chef Development Programme. This unique and exciting programme runs over a one week period in Cape Town, South Africa. The programme is designed to create an opportunity for Senior Chef’s to experience food innovations by dining at Cape Town’s top restaurants. And to participate in food […]