Fifty-four members of the Drakensberg Boys Choir recently performed on stage at THE LION KING, with legendary South African composer Lebo M. The Lyceum Theatre, in London, bore witness to the celebration of the 20th anniversary of THE LION KING in London. The boys formed part of a special surprise tribute to the creative team [...]
The Drakensberg Boys Choir (DBC) will be travelling to the UK from 11-21 October to perform for a variety of audiences. This is only the fifth time the choir is touring to the UK, in its 52-year history; with its last visit taking place in 2004. The 55-strong choir will begin their trip in London, [...]
On 11 September, the Drakensberg Boys Choir were joined on stage by the St Florianer Boys Choir. The Austrian Choir educated the audience on a native dance, the Schuhplattler - Austria's version of gumbooting! The visiting choir is currently on a tour of South Africa. Founded in 1071, the St. Florian Boys’ Choir is [...]
In a landmark event, Kearsney College Choir and the Drakensberg Boys Choir performed together on Saturday, 7 September at the Durban City Hall. The venue was bursting with over 1000 patrons, who witnessed this never-seen-before event featuring two of the country’s best choirs who performed a diverse programme. Back: Mr Greg Brooks (DBCS Executive Head), [...]
Congratulations to the following members of Drakensberg Boys Choir School’s Equestrian team for taking part in their very first horse show, at the Berg Show, held at the Winterton Club grounds recently – Levi Perry, DBCS MIC Mrs Lorna Culwick, Aidan McArthur, Angus Sommerville, and Blessings Chiluba.
Barnsley Youth Choir (BYC), from the UK, recently visited the Drakensberg Boys Choir School (DBCS). The former-mentioned Choir is celebrating its 10th anniversary since it was founded in 2009. The choir is ranked 5th in the World Rankings in its category and has won 8 first prizes in some of the biggest international competitions in [...]
Drakensberg Boys Choir School recently showed their support of two old boys at Showtime Australia's "Queen: It's A Kinda Magic", shown at Carnival City. The group was in awe at the performances of Dominic Warren (Class of 2008) AKA Freddie Mercury; and Michael Dickens (Class of 2007) AKA Roger Taylor. The group were up in [...]
Drakensberg Boys Choir School were recently visited by Counter-Tenor, and DBCS Old Boy (Class of 2013) – Nathan Julius. He currently resides and studies in Basel, Switzerland. Julius performed on-stage with the Choir during their Wednesday Concert.
Drakensberg Boys Choir School (DBCS) recently hosted its ‘Battle of the Track’ event, attracting locals, visitors and members of the DBCS community to compete in the 5/10km run/walk, and the cycling races. It was a great morning, filled with plenty of brotherhood and family-bonding time. Seen here are Brian Brits, Charlie Brown, Keenan Beeslaar, and [...]
To honour Madiba's legacy and hopes of caring for one another in the community, some Drakensberg Boy Choir School pupils spent their 67 minutes interacting, and playing with the pupils from a local crèche in Loskop - Mbalenhke Creche. The school also took through sandwiches (made by each DBCS boy), and stationery donations. The feeling [...]