Celebrating 30, 20 and 10 years on the Fringe

They are the “staatmakers” of the Fringe at the National Arts Festival – the ones audiences rely on year after year for sure-fire entertainment. This […]

By |June 17th, 2018|0 Comments

WATCH: Just get to the Festival and watch shows

We caught up with producer, comedian and TV presenter SIV NGESI at Cape Town’s Alexander Bar in the build-up to the National Arts Festival. A […]

By |June 12th, 2018|0 Comments

GALLERY: Best of the Fest (Part 1)

All photographs by Jan Potgieter. His passion for performing arts photography relates to his love for photographing people. He says he has always loved capturing […]

By |July 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Enjoy a one-stop theatrical experience

With so many productions to chose from on the Fringe, you will be forgiven feeling overwhelmed.
Fortunately, there’s a creative solution, writes TRACEY SAUNDERS
This year, you […]

By |June 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Festival gives visitors plenty of reasons to laugh

Given the current climate in the country, South Africans are in dire need of a good laugh – and, thankfully, there’s no shortage of hilarity on […]

By |June 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Grahamstown gets serious about comedy

The National Arts Festival, which will run from 29 June to 9 July this year, is tearing up the comedy stage, starting with international comedian […]

By |April 6th, 2017|0 Comments