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Tuesday, October 24, 2023



(Right: Federico Freschi)

Included here are details of this week’s Music Revival concert Romance! on Friday evening (with dinner) and a return to the Sunday afternoon slot, both at Casa Mexicana. Of course, on Sunday there will be tea and coffee, other treats and a chance to visit the garden plus the ongoing exhibition of art - available for purchase!

The programme of music is gentle, uplifting and rewarding and in keeping with the needs of many; to be restored and enriched by beautiful music! Plus other exciting news - see below!


Federico Freschi

Some Enchanted Evening

We are thrilled to announce the return of popular baritone Federico Freschi to our stages! after a four-year sojourn in New Zealand! Federico will once again visit for a splendid selection of your, and his, favourite ‘highlights-only’ repertoire from the world of opera, musicals and popular song.

The concert will take place on November 4, 2023, at 19h00 (Venue opens at 18h30) at Casa Mexicana, 35 Montgomery Drive, Pietermaritzburg.

Tickets R150. Book early as places are limited. Book via WhatsApp 0834174473 or


Concert for October …


Christopher Duigan plays romantic favourites from the vast piano repertoire. Includes Liszt - Liebestraume, Chopin - Nocturnes, Debussy - Rêverie and Sinding’s Rustle of Spring!

Please note the revised Sunday afternoon time for October 29.

There are two performances at Casa Mexicana

October 27 at 19h00:  Supper Soirée (add R150 for a light meal)

October 29 at 15h00:  includes tea coffee and other treats


Tickets: R100. Booking is Essential Please include your contact numbers in all email bookings.

Book via WhatsApp 083 417 4473 or

There is secure parking.

Casa Mexicana is situated at 35 Montgomery Drive, Pietermaritzburg


This programme will also be presented at:

Woodgrove - Community Centre

Thursday October 26 at 15h30

R100 Book via WhatsApp 0834174473 or


Amber Valley Amber Auditorium - Howick

Thursday October 26 at 19h00

R80 Book at Amber office - Open to residents and their guests only.


Salt Rock - Ballito All Souls Anglican Church

Sunday November 5 at 15h00

With special guest Federico Freschi in a selection of popular opera and song.

R150 Book via WhatsApp 0834174473 or