The year that was, and the year to come

We ask the outgoing 2018 Standard Bank Young Artists about their experiences – and find out what they’re up to next…
Jemma Kahn, Theatre
Making THE BORROW PIT as SBYA […]

By |December 17th, 2018|0 Comments

3 flagship shows on sale in December

For the first time ever, audiences will have the chance in December to snap up early tickets to three flagship productions at the 2019 National […]

By |December 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Call to participate in Digital Arts Festival in 2019

Artists who are exploring the innovative space where arts and technology converge are invited to submit a proposal to be part of the second edition […]

By |November 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Apply now to be part of the Fringe in 2019

Artists and performers from South Africa and beyond are invited to submit their work for the 2019 National Arts Festival Fringe. The 45th iteration of […]

By |October 29th, 2018|1 Comment

Calling all emerging South African writers

A chance to showcase your work at the National Arts Festival
The National Arts Festival and Distell have joined forces to seek out and showcase fresh […]

By |October 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Eastern Cape divas’ extraordinary night

Zahara, Msaki, Nombasa Maqoko and the Makhanda Kwantu Choir filled up the Guy Butler Theatre at the Monument on 5 October, showcasing some of the […]

By |October 17th, 2018|0 Comments

World stars headed for CT Buskers Festival

Street performers fresh from the international festival circuit and some of South Africa’s hottest buskers will be converging on the V&A Waterfront for the third […]

By |October 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Live performances still top list for Festival visitors

What is better than a new customer? One that comes back for more – and a whopping 83% of respondents to our post-Festival survey said […]

By |September 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Access to arts ‘critical for transformation’

The arts’ scene elite attended a ceremony in Mpumalanga recently to hand over a special award to a most deserving theatre company – the Forgotten […]

By |September 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Cape Town Buskers Festival set for November 2018

The popular Cape Town Buskers Festival returns to the V&A Waterfront from 1-11 November 2018 when buskers from the international festival circuit join local performers […]

By |September 12th, 2018|0 Comments