To get an idea of what the island has to offer, there will be a large-scale presentation and virtual tour of the island right here in Cape Town. You will be transported into a land that’s blessed with a tropical climate and beautiful volcanic landscapes, white sandy beaches and mountain scenery.
Date: 3 October 2013
Location: V & A Waterfront (near the Hildebrand restaurant)
Cost: Free Entrance
Dress: Smart Casual with an island style flare
TV presenter, producer and entrepreneur Jo-Ann Strauss will keep you informed throughout the night, along with the Reunion Island representatives…
Jean Claude Cleret, world-renowned chef, will prepare canapés for the guests – giving South Africans a chane to taste for themselves why Jean Claude is the greatest French chef to come out of Reunion Island.
George Sax will roam the crowd, performing soulful, jazzy tunes on the saxophone with his band. Combining powerful, up-tempo saxophone melodies with party-starting house DJ music, the George Sax duo will offer a sensational beginning to the evening with vibey, upbeat island style music.
To end of the entertainment piece is the gorgeous Stéphanie Thazar who is dubbed as a “Chameleon of the World”. Straight out of Reunion Island, Stéphanie Thazar is a talented modern and sensitive woman. Her music sounds just as her origins might foretell: a mix of African, Indian and French Cultures. Her songs are a mix of pop music, soul music and other musical influences from all over the world. Come and be mesmerized by her husky but also velvet-smooth voice and transported to the island by her energizing stage performance that’s spiced with flamenco dance, and African tango.
Come take a virtual tour of the island at the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town on 3rd October, all this for free from 19:30.