Addicted to Selfies

Addicted to Selfies

By Michael Gwarisa SELFIES have become synonymous with sophistication  and class as not owning a smart phone in Zimbabwe today is regarded as the highest level of primitiveness and backwardness. For many in particular the young generation, Selfies have become a diet if not an addiction. Selfies have reduced mirrors to useless ornaments. It has visibly become difficult to spend a day or hours without  taking pics of yourself or with your buddies. However, in many instances around the world, cases of deaths as a result for Selfies gone bad have…

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Pitt and Jolie’s marriage ended way back …By The Sea tells it all

Pitt and Jolie’s marriage ended way back …By The Sea tells it all

By Michael Gwarisa NEWS that Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were calling it quits from their 12 year long bumpy marriage came as a surprise to many. Despite the couple having starred in a number of Hollywood blockbusters like Mr and Mrs Smith, A Mighty Heart, and the recent one By The Sea which was their last movie together, indications were rife that the affair had reached rock bottom and the only way out was out of the union. In the 2015 Drama, By The Sea which was written and…

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Jah Prayzah camp blesses Andy Muridzo

Jah Prayzah camp blesses Andy Muridzo

By Michael Gwarisa CONTEMPORARY music sensation Mukudzei  “Jah Prayzah” Makombe’s encampment has endorsed upcoming artiste Andy Muridzo whose fame has risen to unimaginable levels over the past few months despite him being labelled a Jah Prayzah impersonator. This comes hot on the heels of widespread speculation by music fans and critics that the coming in of  Muridzo and the attention he has managed to amass over a short space of time would sink Jah Prayzah’s ship. Muridzo who also hails from Jah Paryazah’s rural home in Uzumba, has attracted denigration…

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Cape Town Ballet dancers coming to Harare

Cape Town Ballet dancers coming to Harare

Staff Reporter  DANCERS from the Cape Town City Ballet will join top Zimbabwean dancers in a highlight of the Zimbabwean entertainment calendar, Ballet Bouquet, which runs in Harare from Thursday July 28 to Sunday July 31. Dance Trust of Zimbabwe’s Eve Stranix said this show would feature a rendition of one of the world’s most popular ballets, The Nutcracker, as well as a series of excerpts from a range of other ballet presentations. “This will be one of the most exciting stage shows in Harare this year and we look…

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Zimpraise Hymns Night 2 on the cards

Zimpraise Hymns Night 2 on the cards

By Michael Gwarisa AWARD winning Interdenominational choir Zimpraise has hinted on its forthcoming Hymns Night 2, which will see the outfit belting out old and new Hymns as a followup to the successful Hymns Night 1 they held last year. Speaking to this paper, Zimpraise Chief Executive Jospeh Madziyire said all was in place for the gospel show and tickets were already selling at various points. “We are exited to announce our Zimpraise Hymns Night 2 which will be on Saturday 9 July 2016 at the HICC from 2pm till…

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RedFox partners SMEs to promote artistes

RedFox partners SMEs to promote artistes

By Ndafadza Madanha RED Fox entertainment  last week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the SMEs International Expo in a bid to grow the business side of the arts industry so that artists realize full value from their talent. National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NAC) director Elvas Mari who was guest of honor at the signing ceremony said the MOU would go a long way in promoting the creative industry. “As NAC of Zimbabwe we think the MOU is another step in the sector’s quest to promote local talent…

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Private lounge invades Bulawayo

Private lounge invades Bulawayo

By Michael Gwarisa UP-MARKET club, Private Lounge has spread its tentacles into Bulawayo as part of its expansion plan, The Business Connect can reveal. Speaking in an interview on the side-lines of the on-going Sanganai/Hlganganani travel expo in Bulawayo, Private Lounge Director Tatenda Gwatidzo said they plan to take the Lounge to all major towns in the not so distant future. “Private Lounge Bulawayo is something that we came up with by default or I would say it was part of our expansion program of bringing the concepts to all…

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