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Collaboration and Innovation the Way Forward

The National Arts Festival, which ended in Grahamstown last Sunday, has reported its final attendance figures for the year.

“We experienced a 10,2% drop in attendance […]

By |July 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Opinion: Grahamstown, we have a problem

(The following piece, written by Festival CEO Tony Lankester, was featured in Grocotts Mail on Friday 16 July 2016)

Dear Grahamstown

Firstly – thank you to everyone […]

By |July 15th, 2016|0 Comments

BASA/National Arts Festival Arts Journalism Award winners

JOHANNESBURG — The National Arts Festival and Business and Arts South Africa announced the winners of the 2015 Arts Journalism Awards in Johannesburg today, naming […]

By |November 30th, 2015|0 Comments

Load Shedding

Download the Festival/July load shedding schedules for Grahamstown City 1 and City 2 here
The National Arts Festival and Makana Municipality have reached agreement regarding load […]

By |June 25th, 2015|0 Comments