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Monday, June 15, 2015


Durban welcomes back one of the city’s favourite musical theatre performers, Crystal Tyron-Singh in an inspiring Youth Day event at 14h00 on June 16. I Make a Difference is a youth day afternoon programme to empower young people. It forms part of the CAI (Christian Arts Initiative) Outreach.

The programme falls under the artistic direction of KZN youth trailblazer Yashika Naidoo, who is a young UKZN graduate and production coordinator for television series Uzalo as well as the international series The Xtra Factor SA. The MC is Julia Petersen, Durban’s only finalist in the 2014 Miss S A pageant.

The line-up of inspiring interactive presenters include: Verb, top finalist in So You Think You Can Dance season 3 (2013); Calvin Goge, young poet; Michelle Williamson, Idols finalist in 2009; Mawanda, an accomplished choreographer, TV personality and entrepreneur; Saneliswe Precious Ngubane, a youth academic achiever with her Masters in medical science, and others.

I Make a Difference takes place at Catalina Theatre, Wilson’s Wharf, on June 16 and runs from 14h00 until 16h00. Booking is through Computicket outlets at Shoprite Checkers, by phone on 0861 915 8000 or online at Tickets also at the door. The Catalina is on 031 837 5999.