Zolani Mahola, The One Who Sings, kicks off the 2022 Solar-Set@Baxter out of doors summer time backyard concert events, on 30 January at 6pm.
Zolani Mahola, The One Who Sings leads this 12 months’s lineup with the Solar-Set@Baxter out of doors live performance collection, on Sunday 30 January 2022, at 6pm, within the landscaped backyard of Cape City’s iconic theatr
The season was launched to herald in the summertime and to create different, memorable experiences for audiences. The pandemic and lockdown restrictions meant that The Baxter needed to give you progressive methods of getting patrons and the general public, again to theatre.
Mahola, who now goes as The One Who Sings, will carry out songs from her just lately launched debut solo album, Thetha Mama, on 30 January 2022 at 6pm. She isn’t any stranger to The Baxter’s phases the place, in 2019, she launched her solo profession by writing and performing in her one-woman present The One Who Sings, which gained her the celebrated Fleur du Cap award for Greatest Actress in a Musical. In 2020 she carried out with Gregory Maqoma in Baxter Again on Stage.
Storyteller, soulful singer, award-winning actress and an inspirational icon, The One Who Sings, is well-loved and revered by South Africans for unifying the nation by music and bridging social, racial and cultural divides.
For the reason that begin of her solo profession in 2019, The One Who Sings has carried out with a number of Grammy Award successful cellist Yo-Yo Ma in January 2020, and later that very same 12 months she revealed her first solo single “Bear in mind Who You Are” forward of her solo album Thetha Mama which has simply been launched to nice critiques. Solar-Set@Baxter audiences shall be among the first to expertise dwell, her distinctive new sound, which she describes as “a contemporary folk-infused type, with electro-soul and a contact of Amapiano.”
This spectacular lineup of prime South African artists acting on The Baxter’s lawns is the right summer time expertise for all the household to take pleasure in. Audiences are inspired to convey alongside their picnic baskets and blankets, whereas having fun with sensational music. Solely alcohol bought from The Baxter’s bar shall be permitted. Picnic hampers can be found from The Baxter’s restaurant and may bought from Webtickets when reserving for the live performance.
Performances shall be regulated by lockdown laws on the time, with all COVID-19 protocols in place and to be noticed. These embody the supply of hand sanitisers, monitoring and tracing recorded, temperature checks, necessary sporting of masks and working towards of bodily distancing. Viewers members are suggested to reach early to keep away from delays.
Doorways open at 5pm, with performances beginning at 6pm. Ticket costs for Solar-Set@Baxter with Zolani Mahola, The One Who Sings, on 30 January 2022, are R225 and reserving is thru Webtickets on-line at www.webtickets.co.za/baxtertheatre or Choose n Pay shops.