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Meet Berni Searle, the 2019 Featured Artist

Each year the National Arts Festival celebrates the work of a featured artist – a South African artist of exceptional talent who has consistently exhibited ground-breaking work, […]

By |May 5th, 2019|0 Comments

Money too tight to mention? No problem!

We’re only too aware of the pressure we’re all under when it comes to watching our Rands and cents. That’s why we’re keeping ticket prices […]

By |April 29th, 2019|0 Comments

Main programme highlights at NAF2019

The dizzying rotation of newsfeeds, non-stop change and the struggle for something newer, more connected and as yet unborn, is played out in the works […]

By |April 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Nobesuthu Rayi shares her Top 5 picks

“What a mammoth task I have been given to choose my Top 5 from such a well put-together programme for 2019 that gives one space […]

By |April 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Freedom belongs to those who create it

By Nobesuthu Rayi, Acting Executive Producer of the National Arts Festival

The 45th edition of the National Arts Festival in Makhanda (formerly Grahamstown) will take place […]

By |April 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

Amy Jephta: Championing theatre for and by women

This year’s Standard Bank Young Artist for Theatre is Amy Jephta. She is a playwright who has also built a reputation as a filmmaker, activist […]

By |April 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

Open an enchanted box of delight at NAF2019

Theatre and the arts are proven to expand the minds of children and have a significant impact on many teens. Through storytelling and symbols, the […]

By |April 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Blow your ear sockets at #SBJazz2019

The Standard Bank Jazz Festival was launched in Johannesburg last night. Early bookings are now open! Here’s a note from Festival Director ALAN WEBSTER about […]

By |March 14th, 2019|0 Comments

Peek behind the curtain: more top shows revealed

The 45th National Arts Festival is all set to open on 27 June for 11 amazing days, and the organisers have revealed more top shows […]

By |March 13th, 2019|0 Comments

6 steps to a hassle-free Festival

It’s almost 100 days until the start of the 45th National Arts Festival, the biggest, busiest and most exciting celebration of the arts in South […]

By |March 11th, 2019|0 Comments