Life of Miriam Makeba

Simangele Mashazi

A show celebrating the life and music of Miriam Makeba will be staged on Friday August 30 at Alma Cafe, Alma Road, Rosebank. My Miriam Makeba Story stars Simangele Mashazi, pictured, who will share the themes in Makeba’s music and life that touched her and bear similarities to her own journey. Sima also includes songs of her own that relate to Makeba’s story. Ramon Alexander will be on piano. Doors open at 7pm, dinner starts at 7.30pm, the first set is at 8.15pm and the second set at 9.30pm. Tickets cost R220 for dinner and the show.