■ Singer Dantanio will take on the lead role in The Michael Jackson HIStory Show, at the Artscape Theatre from Thursday January 17 until Sunday February 10 next year. The show, which showcases Michael Jackson’s most popular music, features 40 customised costumes, 20 for the MJ character alone. Dantanio, pictured, will be accompanied by a live six-piece band, four backup dancers and a lighting and effects team. Tickets cost between R150 and R390. Book through Computicket or visit www.mjhistoryshow.com for more information.