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Tuesday, December 24, 2019


Pietermaritzburg-born soprano, Bongiwe Madlala, will be joined by international concert pianist, Christopher Duigan, for a Sunday Soiree at the glamorous new Elephant & Co restaurant, situated at the Athlone Circle Centre in Pietermaritzburg on December 29, 2019, at 18h00.

This delightful musical treat, combined with a delicious dinner, is an evening not to be missed!

Music lovers can look forward to an entertaining performance by star soprano, Bongiwe Madlala, singing Italian operatic arias from La Bohème, La Traviata and La Wally, complemented by classical and traditional songs and seasonal music. Madlala has become a firm favourite with local audiences, regularly appearing on stage with Christopher Duigan at the Pietermaritzburg City Hall, the Hilton Arts Festival and concerts at the Tatham Art Gallery as well as the PCB Gala Dinner in November 2018.

Christopher Duigan’s performance will feature piano solos by Chopin and Rachmaninoff, played on his grand piano which will be moved to the venue for this special occasion.

Those lucky enough to secure a reservation for what promises to be a magical evening, will be treated to a delicious two-course meal, which includes a welcome drink and coffee, specially prepared by the Elephant & Co Team.

Guests are asked to be seated by 18h00 for the evening meal and the musical performance, which will start shortly thereafter. Tickets for the evening are R350. Booking is essential, as space is limited.  to To reserve your table call Elephant & Co on 033 342 0658 or email

Elephant & Co restaurant is situated at the Athlone Circle Centre in Pietermaritzburg.