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Isicathamiya, Durban

Isicathamiya - Durban, South Africa
Isicathamiya
160 Monty Naicker, Durban, South Africa 4001Map
+27 31 304 4934
Neighborhood: City Centre
Overview

Every Saturday night (into the early hours of Sunday), you will find these groups in community halls throughout the townships: Isicathamiya Zulu male choirs competing. The title of this dance and musical style is a Zulu word that means "to walk or step on ones toes lightly." These choirs are immaculately dressed in suits and white gloves, and they dance and sing in unison and harmony. Ladysmith Black Mambazo is the most recorded group of this style of entertainment. (Hear them on Paul Simon's "Graceland" album). Check local listings for various locations.

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Isicathamiya General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 07:00 PM to 12:00 AM
  • Type: Festivals & Fairs
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