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Upcoming Asian Tour

Upcoming Asian Tour

Next up for the Soweto Gospel Choir are some concerts in Asia next month.  The dates have been added to the Calendar page and include Shanghai, Japan, Macau and Hong Kong. October 21: Shanghai Concert at the Sennheiser Shanghai Concert Hall — more info and purchase tickets here. October 23: Kawasaki Concert at the Kawasaki [...]

September 18, 2017 Elaine News, Schedule 0

In Loving Memory: Gregory Ndou

In Loving Memory: Gregory Ndou

It is with great sadness that I post that founding member, bass singer and the man with the biggest smile and laugh, Gregory Ndou, passed away earlier this week, after battling some health issues. Gee-man has been with the choir from the start; and has a spirit and personality that is simply contagious. He always [...]

August 23, 2017 Elaine Miscellaneous, News 0

DarkChat – Review of SGC at Edinburgh Fringe

DarkChat – Review of SGC at Edinburgh Fringe

Soweto Gospel Choir Assembly Mound (Venue 35) Tuesday 8th August 14.40 10/10 DarkChat first saw Soweto Gospel Choir back in 2007 and they were spectacular, taking home the very first DarkChat Award for Show of the Year. As it was our 10th anniversary we decided it was only fitting to go and see them again [...]

August 8, 2017 Elaine News, Reviews 0

Edinburgh Fringe Return

Edinburgh Fringe Return

The Soweto Gospel Choir returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this summer! The Fringe holds a special spot for the SGC, as it was one of the main festivals the choir used to perform at all the time, especially at the very beginning.  Will be almost like a homecoming of sorts! The choir will be [...]

May 6, 2017 Elaine News, Schedule 0

2017 July – French Caribbean Concerts

2017 July – French Caribbean Concerts

The Choir will be performing in the French Caribbean this July. Below are the dates: July 27: Martinique July 28: Martinique July 29: Guadeloupe July 30: Saint Martin More details regarding venues and ticket purchases will be posted in the calendar as they become available. So far, a show in Budapest on July 23 and [...]

April 14, 2017 Elaine News, Schedule 0

On Tour: Hanging with the Soil

On Tour: Hanging with the Soil

South African a cappella, soul and jazz group The Soil have landed in Adelaide to take part in WOMAD. Obviously, the Soweto Gospel Choir have connected with their friends and below are some fun photos of them all hanging out! Photo Credit: SGC Be sure to check out The Soil at WOMAD in Adelaide until [...]

March 10, 2017 Elaine News 0

Budapest show in July!

Budapest show in July!

Looks like the choir will be performing at the 2017 Budapest Nyari Festival on July 23 this summer…you can find out more information and buy tickets here. The venue, the Margitszigeti Szabadtéri Színpad (aka the Margaret Island open air stage) looks quite spectacular!. Perhaps other Eastern European dates will be tagged on to this summer [...]

February 25, 2017 Elaine News, Schedule 2

2017 Adelaide Fringe Parade

2017 Adelaide Fringe Parade

The 2017 Adelaide Fringe Festival officially kicked off today with their annual Fringe Parade. The Soweto Gospel Choir took part in the parade, marching with the thousands of other dancers, participants and numerous floats. A quick video posted SGC posted as they waited for their turn: I’ll add more coverage as they become available in [...]

February 18, 2017 Elaine News, Photos, Videos 0

Adelaide Fringe Festival

Adelaide Fringe Festival

The Soweto Gospel Choir will be performing throughout the Adelaide Fringe Festival between February 17 to March 19 at the Royal Croquet Club venue. For exact show dates, times and ticket information; check out the Adelaide Fringe Festival website. [...]

February 4, 2017 Elaine News, Schedule 0

Upcoming Soweto Gospel Choir Shows in Latin America

Upcoming Soweto Gospel Choir Shows in Latin America

After wrapping up a successful Australian tour last month, the Choir will next be heading to Latin America for a few shows. On September 29, the Choir will perform at the prestigious Festival of Santa Lucia in Monterrey, Mexico. The Choir will then travel south to Bogotá, Colombia for two shows on October 1-2 at [...]

September 17, 2016 Elaine News, Schedule 5