July 2019

Return of the Cypher Festival programme

By |July 2nd, 2019|

Aroundhiphop and The Blk Power Station Present: The Return of the Cypher Festival
Aroundhiphop is proud to re-present its flagship hip hop festival, The Return of […]

June 2019

I seek to work around the violence – Gabrielle Goliath

By |June 29th, 2019|

Gabrielle Goliath is this year’s Standard Bank Young Artist for Visual Art. This is the speech she gave at the opening of the visual art […]

Choir, dancers celebrate opening of 45th Festival

By |June 27th, 2019|

A chilly but blue-skied Makhanda morning marked the opening and first day of the 2019 National Arts Festival, the country’s biggest and most diverse arts […]

Mining a rich seam of talks, workshops at NAF

By |June 25th, 2019|

Much of the action at the National Arts Festival, which runs from 27 June to 7 July in Makhanda (formerly Grahamstown), takes place on the […]

It’s all systems go for the 45th National Arts Festival

By |June 24th, 2019|

It’s all systems go for the opening of the 45th National Arts Festival in Makhanda (formerly Grahamstown) this week, with the curtain going up an […]

Young Artists embrace the realm of the ancestors

By |June 24th, 2019|

“Space has continuous conversations with those who pass through it – that same space has memory – that space carries our heritage. The theatre is […]

Where to eat and where to play at #NAF2019

By |June 24th, 2019|

It’s not just your head and your heart that need filling at Festival time, it’s your belly too! Here are some ideas on where to […]

Kitty Phetla: dancing to her own tune

By |June 23rd, 2019|

Kitty Phetla is a senior soloist and choreographer at Joburg Ballet. She has toured and performed extensively on stages across the globe. One of her most noteworthy recent […]

Unlocking the fabulousness of the Fringe

By |June 21st, 2019|

There are a few things you may not know about navigating the hundreds of performances on offer at the National Arts Festival Fringe, which runs […]

Theatre for one actor, one audience member at a time

By |June 21st, 2019|

Theatre between a single actor and a single audience member at a time
DEURnis / Uzwelo one-on-one is an award-winning, exciting new immersive theatre experience and […]