HELENA EN PIANIS MARELIZE GEE NUWE LEWE AAN FRANSE LEGENDES EN OU BEKENDES PIERNEEFTEATER – Sa 12 Maart 19h00
Helena Hettema, bekroonde kabaretkunstenaar , SAMA genomineerde sangeres, en Laureatus van UP, is weer te hoor en te sien met haar kenmerkende hartstog op 12 Maart 2016 by die Pierneefteater, met haar roerende interpretasies van die musiek van die Franse Legendes sowel as van ons land se geliefdes soos Koos du Plessis en, Ingrid Jonker en wereldbekendes soos die immergroen Marianne Faithful, Nina Simone en Dean Martin.
Saam met haar op die verhoog is haar pianis, Marelize Koch wat ‘n nuwe klank bring na die tydlose liedjies van Piaf, Brel soos “Song of the Old Lovers” en “If we only have love”, Charles Aznavour se “She”, Gilbert Becaud se “Et Maintenant” en Mireille Mat...Read More
Helena Hettema, celebrated singer, songwriter and cabaret artist, recipient of the SABC 2 Geraas Award for Best Female Vocalist for her CD, Divided Heart, the Vonk – second best album of the year, twice SAMA (SA Music Award)nominee and Laureatus of the University of Pretoria, pays tribute to 100 years of Piaf and to other French greats at the Atterbury Theatre, Pretoria on 5 August 2015. Her show features tracks from her CD, Spirit of Piaf and other great French Legends when she celebrates 100 years since the birth of Piaf in December 1915.
Accompanied by the world acclaimed accordionist, Sergio Zampolli and the talented pianist, Marelize Koch, Helena conjures up the era in Paris and elsewhere with much-loved songs of the Little Sparrow, as Edith was dubbed by her fans...Read More
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Award-winning cabaret artist, Helena Hettema who recently returned from the“Festivalvoor het Afrikaans” in The Hague, Netherlands, is once more at the Atterbury Theatre in Pretoria in early spring on 6 September, performing songs from her latest and 11th CD, the popular “Rooiwynliefde” which has received acclaim countrywide.
She pays tribute to the “The Little Sparrow”, as Edith Piaf was known in her lifetime, (and who sang, as she lived with total abandon) with music that Helena has been interpreting since the beginning of her career, among others, two performances with the Cape Town Symphony Orchestra and also with her CD “Spirit of Piaf and other great French Legends”. The show also includes the music of Jacques Brel, Charles Aznavour and Gilbert Becaud.
Helena will be...Read More