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Finding your way to and around Festival City

Travelling to Makhanda
BY AIR: The two closest airports to Makhanda / Grahamstown are in Port Elizabeth (about 1.5 hours’ drive away) and East London (about […]

By |June 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Well Worn’s season of theatre activism at NAF2019

“The visions we offer our children shape the future. It matters what those visions are. Often they become self-fulfilling prophecies. Dreams are maps.” – Carl […]

By |June 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Creativate Digital Arts Festival: 5 highlights

The second Creativate Digital Arts Festival, supported by Standard Bank, runs across all 11 days of the National Arts Festival this year, offering a vast […]

By |June 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Creativate: a line-up for the insanely curious

The second Creativate Digital Arts Festival is landing in Makhanda this June/July with a vast menu of innovation, creativity and inspiration on offer
The second Creativate […]

By |June 6th, 2019|0 Comments

‘It’s the audiences that keep me going’

A true child of the Festival, Rob van Vuuren is celebrating 25 years at NAF this year with more than 20 performances in 11 amazing […]

By |June 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Free – and fun! – things for families at the Festival

The National Arts Festival presents great opportunities for families to introduce their children to all that the arts can offer. But we’re also aware that […]

By |June 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Megan-Geoffrey Prins: musical explorer

Megan-Geoffrey Prins is a pianist whose prodigious talent was evident early on – he had performed with all South Africa’s major orchestras by the age […]

By |June 1st, 2019|0 Comments

A chance to see the world on our stages

International acts give audiences the chance to experience world-class talent on our local stages
“One of the things that sets the National Arts Festival apart from […]

By |May 27th, 2019|0 Comments

Something special for learners

The National Schools Festival runs from 25-30 June in Makhanda (formerly Grahamstown). There is a jam-packed programme on its way and learners will experience an […]

By |May 26th, 2019|0 Comments

Amplifying Africa: shows to celebrate who we are

This weekend, during which the world celebrates Africa Day, we highlight productions that explore culture and connection, land and belonging
The Main programme of the 2019 […]

By |May 24th, 2019|0 Comments