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Thursday, April 18, 2019


(Erin Fourie, Helen Vermaak, Tanya Nicolson & Daniel Rossouw)
Breakups, breakdowns, heartbreaks and breakaways! There are, according to Paul Simon, 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover Find out at the Rhumbelow Theatre.

Top KZN songsters Erin Fourie and Tanya Nicolson explore the highs and lows of relationship endings, as seen through the eyes of songwriters over the last 50 years. What better way to recover from a break-up than to write a song about it?

Popular music is filled with songs about separations, heartbreaks and good riddances. and these two ladies have made a collection of the best of them. From ABBA to Amy Winehouse, and from Tammy Wynette to Adele, with songs from musicals thrown into the mix, all aspects of breakups, both painful and funny, are given a new twist and a dynamic new sound. Accompanied by top KZN musicians Helen Vermaak and Daniel Rossouw, these ladies touch the heart and tickle the funny bone.

Fourie and Nicolson are both well-known on the KZN music circuit for their remarkable and unique vocal talents, and this is their first theatrical collaboration under the direction of veteran director Peter Mitchell.

50 Ways ...To Leave Your Lover runs at Rhumbelow Theatre, Durban, from April 26 to 28 and again from May 3 to 5, 2019.

Shows take place on Fridays and Saturdays at 20h00 and Sundays at 14h00. Venue opens 60 minutes before show. Tickets R150 (R130 pensioners, students with a valid student card and tables of eight or more. Under 13 R75.). NB: Discounts apply 1st week ONLY

Take along food picnic baskets. Braais will be available. There is limited secure parking and booking is essential. A cash bar is available (no alcohol may be brought on to the premises). Rhumbelow Durban is situated at 42 Cunningham Road off Bartle Road in Umbilo.

Booking is through Computicket or contact Roland on 082 499 8636, email (also for group booking discounts of 20 or more) or visit