Hangout With Heather

Niche Radio  |  Podcast, ±15 min episodes every 4 days
A weekly podcast from Heather Hook in Johannesburg. Bringing you what's hot, what's cool and everything in between. If you need to know where to shop, eat and play, this is your podcast.
24
MAY
It's a jam-packed show once again - with another fantastic giveaway on the cards #HangoutWithHeather listeners! Heather shares about two events that are coming up, that give you the chance to give back to the community. The first is the @RADA Angels ladies breakfast, join the team from RADA (Rape, Alcohol and Drug Addiction) and find out how you can get involved with their initiative. The second is the annual Twitter Blanket Drive! @JOZITBD are hosting a great event, all attendees are to bring along a blanket to donate to someone else (new or used) and join celebs and other cool folk #TBD2017 If you enjoy a good laugh - do not miss @EvitaBezuidenhout in her latest show now on at @MontecasinoZA - titled "Kaktus of Separate Development" Heather has all your show details. All South African's love meat, in all it's forms, and this weekend Heather is heading through to find out more about international trends and cooking techniques at The @FireandFeastButchersFestival at The @TicketproDome - sounds like fun! International Youtube sensation The @FitnessMarshall is heading to Jozi next week for a free, and fun, workout event, get your details on how to join in the fun at @SandtonCity next Tuesday. WIN - Heather has a set of 4 tickets to giveaway to see @DisneyOnIce in June - make sure you listen in to find out what you have to do to win! If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
22
MAY
Heather shares about the latest winter range from local brand @Footwork_za and what you need in your show cupboard for sure! If you are all about a healthy and organic lifestyle, then do make sure you listen in to Heather's exclusive interview with Gary Jackson, the owner of @JacksonsRealFoodMarket - who is changing the beef and cattle industry with his revolutionary methods! Heather's fave ginger gent - Prince Harry is releasing his documentary in July - it follows his journey's around Africa and focuses on the work he is doing with the variety of charities around the continent, carrying on his mother's philanthropic work. Heather chats to Lloyd the organiser of the much-anticipated Roots of Humankind Music Festival taking place at the end of the month @NiroxSculpturePark WIN - not only does Heather have 2 sets of tickets to giveaway to The Green Live Craft Beer Fest on 3rd of June -as well as a set of tickets to see the amazing Flamenco group Las Minas live in Jozi later this month. Make sure you tune in for a bumper show and a chance to WIN! If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
16
MAY
It's that time again! #HangoutWithHeather has Heather wondering who broke summer, as Joburg descends into winter faster than a falling soft serve cone! Brrr, Never fear, there are loads on the go to keep you warned, so do enjoy this bumper show. There is an exclusive interview with Karen Bester, the resident specialist at @Lamelle Skin Care, which sees Heather finding out more about this innovative and unique local skin care brand. The latest pantomime heading our way is Puss in Boots, everyone's favourite feline in footwear! It's heading to The Lyric Theatre @GoldReefCity at the end of June, and is set to be an absolute hoot for old and young alike. #PIB Comedic genius @GoliathandGoliath are expanding, not only in Joburg, but around SA, and Heather has all your info! Local bank @Nedbank have just launched a great new app for school learners, their teachers and parents, called #Karri - and the possibilities are endless, Heather shares more on the show. WIN - not only does Heather have 2 sets of tickets to giveaway to The Green Live Craft Beer Fest on 3rd of June -as well as a set of tickets to see the amazing Flamenco group Las Minas live in Jozi later this month. Make sure you tune in for a bumper show and a chance to WIN! If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
12
MAY
Welcome back to #HangoutWithHeather and Happy Friday. Heather has a great show on the cards, as always, including an exclusive one on one interview with musician and restaurateur @JSomething - front man for @MiCasa at his beautifully appointed restaurant, @SomethingsCookingbyJ in @TimeSquare in Pretoria. Heather also shares more about the stunning new autumn/winter menu that has just launched @cafeDelSol Botanico in Bryanston, as well as the #HospiceWitsNWTS17 charity event that is happening tomorrow evening @MelroseArch. If you love stunning jewellery, then do make sure to find out more about the latest #ThomasSabo African Colours Collection, for guys and gals! #ABeautifulNoise is heading our way to the recently rebranded @RockwoodTheatre in Pretoria from 1st June, so do make sure you get your tickets. If you are looking for great online staff training in the ISO sector, make sure to check out the @WWISE event on 24th of May - it is set to be an eye opener in the way forward for small and big businesses! WIN - not only does Heather have 2 sets of tickets to giveaway to The Green Live Craft Beer Fest on 3rd of June -as well as a set of tickets to see the amazing Flamenco group Las Minas live in Jozi later this month. Make sure you tune in for a bumper show and a chance to WIN! If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
09
MAY
Welcome back to all our #HangoutWithHeather listeners! Heather has all the best stuff, and another awesome giveaway to wow you with this week. #Hostex2017 is currently on @GallagherCC and Heather shares a bit more about the biggest Food and Hospitality event in Africa. If you are looking for something to spoil mom with this Mother's day - make sure you take her to @ArbourCafe for lunch. Or why not join the team at @HRCJohannesburg for their amazingly delicious #WorldBurgerTour. If you enjoy some good theatre, award winning play #Dirt is making it's way to the beautiful @TheParkon7 next week, make sure you have your tickets. WIN - not only does Heather have 2 sets of tickets to giveaway to The Green Live Craft Beer Fest on 3rd of June - she also chats with Dax Menday about the event AS WELL as giving away a set of tickets to see the amazing Flamenco group Las Minas live in Jozi later this month. Make sure you tune in for a bumper show and a chance to WIN! If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
05
MAY
Happy Friday to our #HangoutWithHeather listeners, make sure you tune in for some of the best events on the go this weekend in the city of Jozi! If you love a little whisky, then make sure that you check out @WhiskyLiveSA - now on in Pretoria. Heather enjoyed the cocktails there, no surprise! #PTAWhiskyLive If you are wanting to attend the #Prisms2017 this weekend - make sure you have your tickets, and as Heather went to scope out the stunning venue @TheParkon7 - she bumped into the owner, Leah McCrae and had an exclusive interview with her to find out a bit more about the venue, and what the future holds for them. Heather is looking forward to watching the talented kids from Bryanston High this evening in their annual school production of "In The Heights" Tickets are still available - make sure you get the details. The much anticipated 2nd edition of The @ArnoldClassicAF is headed your way this weekend - Heather shares some details, and also worries about getting squashed with all that muscle knocking about! If you are into waxing and the like - Heather shares a new discovery called Epilfree now available @WAXITSA salons. Hair free = happy! YOU CAN WIN! Heather has 2 sets of tickets to giveaway to The Green Live Craft Beer Fest on 3rd of June - which promises to be an amazing day out, great beer, food and entertainment. Head to her blog and answer a really easy question to win. If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
02
MAY
Happy New Month to our #HangoutWithHeather listeners, and to celebrate she has some tickets to give away, so make sure to tune in! Heather had a great weekend, filled with music and shares about her 10/10 experience at the latest musical #PriscillaSA which is currently on at @MontecasinoZA in a flurry of fabric, glitter, and platforms! ;) An amazing international Flamenco dancing troupe are heading our way and Heather shares more info, as well as getting excited about the upcoming Chardonnay Pinot Festival taking place on the 18th - make sure you have your tickets. A brand new vegan hair care range has just been released by @INOARSouthAfrica and Heather gets hands on with this - as well as sharing more on The Roots of Humankind Music Festival coming to @NiroxArts YOU CAN WIN! Heather has 2 sets of tickets to giveaway to The Green Live Craft Beer Fest on 3rd of June - which promises to be an amazing day out, great beer, food and entertainment - make sure to tune in to find out how to enter! If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
28
APR
Yah! It's Friday peeps - and that means the weekend is nigh! Heather is excited to see @thelumineers as well as the much anticipated #PriscillaSA this weekend! @CrumbsCream - the amazingly tasty ice cream sandwich people have arrived in Jozi town - and they have healthy/banting options available too, Heather is quite excited about this! It's finally time for the great reveal - Heather shares candidly about her facial rejuvenation with the team from @Lightsculptsa - the pictures are to be seen to be believed - catch the full story on Heather's site here. An inspirational platform called Beautiful News has caught Heather's eye - these guys share amazing stories from ordinary South Africans - really a great site, find out more on the show. If you are looking for a little place to escape to, with a beautiful view, of course, find out more about the Drakensberg Sun Resort, who have just undergone a fantastic revamp. Don't forget that you can WIN! Heather has a set of tickets to giveaway to see #PriscillaSA the smash hit musical heading to @montecasinoza Make sure you listen in to find out how to win, and winners will be drawn TODAY! If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
25
APR
It may be Tuesday but Heather is back from her holiday and full of beans with a great show on the cards! Heather shares an exclusive interview with the comedic giants, Jason, Donovan and Nicholas Goliath about their current show #GoliathX2017 the comedy fest @thegoliathcc in Melrose Arch which is currently on until Sunday, don't miss her chat with these funny men. Don't forget that you can WIN! Heather has a set of tickets to giveaway to see #PriscillaSA the smash hit musical heading to @montecasinoza Make sure you listen in to find out how to win, and winners will be drawn on Thursday! Heather is also excited to announce that the three young actors that will be playing the role of Benji in the show have also been shared with the public. The show opens on Saturday! If you have a sweet tooth, then make sure you get your hands on @darlingsweetDS and their two brand new toffee flavours! Also, makes a great gift for Mother's Day! If you are wanting to attend the @theprismawards next weekend - make sure you get your ticketing info on the show. If you love jazz - do yourself a favour and join the team @stanleybeeryard every Sunday for their Corona Jazz Session from2 - 5 pm - more info on the show. If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
11
APR
It may be a rainy Tuesday in Joburg - but don't worry Heather has lots planned to keep you busy, as well as a super giveaway on #HangoutWithHeather today! WIN WIN WIN - Heather has a set of tickets to giveaway to see #PriscillaSA the smash hit musical heading to @montecasinoza Make sure you listen in to find out how to win!! Heather is looking forward to visiting the pop-up @The_Kooples store currently running in @HPCHydePark tomorrow and getting her shopping on. An exclusive interview with Clara Namick from @Andiccio24 about their brand new milkshake and cupcake ranges that are now out - yay and the cupcakes also come in a gluten free variation! If you love theater shows, make sure to catch #Sophiatown now on @MarketTheatre - set in the jazzy 1950's this musical explores the relationship between mixed race housemates living in the buzzing Sophiatown. Comedy Central and The Goliath Brothers are back with their #GoliathX2017 week long comedy fest @thegoliathcc in Melrose Arch - if you enjoy a good laugh, catch some of SA's best on stage from 24 - 30 April. Another funny man @MarkDotBanks latest offering, #Banksrupt opens @montecasinoza tomorrow and it promises to be a side-splitting laugh, as one has come to expect over the years from Mark. If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
07
APR
Much excitement that the highly anticipated musical #PriscillaSA have extended their Joburg season until June - so do make sure you have your tickets booked, it's going to be an awesome show. If you are a fan of Steve Kekana - you do not want to miss him live in concert later this month @JoburgTheatre with @SiphoHotstix and @TheRealMambazo - this is going to be great! Heather chats exclusively to actress @didi_khunou who will be playing the lead role of Celie in The Colour Purple heading our way next year - find out more about this actress and her role. If you love rock music - do not miss @Prime_Circle and @JustJinjer live in concert this weekend with up and coming young star Tailor at The Teatro @montecasinoza Do not miss #PlayGoesWrong now on at Pieter Toerin Theatre - its a laugh a minute and the cast are brilliant - Heather shares her trip to the theatre. The Green Live Craft Beer Festival have rescheduled themselves for June - and it's going to be a super fun event - Heather has all your details. If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com
04
APR
It's Tuesday and a brand new month too - Happy April all you #HangoutWithHeather listeners. As usual, there is loads on the go, theatre, food, and a bit of casino glitz too. Heather caught up with Nicholas Wolpe from the Liliesleaf Centre and chatted with him about the commemoration that took place on Saturday in memory of struggle hero #AhmedKathrada If you love a bit of a gamble, or just want to check out what all the hype is about - @TimeSquareZA is now open and is to be seen to be believed, Heather popped through and had an amazing experience in this second largest casino in South Africa. If you are looking for fresh and tasty takeaway food, make sure you pop in and visit @Gorge_za - awesome food, great service and way less time consuming than standing in a Woolies queue for your lunch every day. The Caucasian Chalk Circle opens at @JoburgTheatre this week and is particularly relevant to the current affairs in South Africa and in fact many societies around the world to an extent. Don't forget to book your tickets to see #PriscillaSA opening at the end of this month at The Teatro, @MontecasinoZA and if you are battling to think of an Easter gift for those that may be far away from you over the holidays - don't you worry, @Netflorist has you sorted! If you have an event coming up near you that you would like Heather to talk about, please do drop her an email on heather@heatherhook.com T: heatherlhook F: www.facebook.com/heatherlhook I: heatherlouisehook W: www.heatherhook.com