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Napo Masheane Play Napo Masheane one of South Africa’s a multi-award winning poet, playwright and one of the leading matriarch theatre-makers in South Africa recently premiered virtually a thought-provoking choreopoem play called ‘My Vagina Was Not Buried With Him’, at the Toronto International Festival of Authors (TIFA) alongside other internationally renowned artists/ performers from Canada, […]Read More

Meet Visual Storyteller Manyatsa Monyamane

Manyatsa Monyamane is a Gauteng-based visual storyteller, inspired and influenced by African literature, theatre and everyday surroundings. Her work unpacks unpopular themes, putting a spotlight on stories often overlooked by mainstream media. She holds a Btech in Photography from the Tshwane University of Technology and is currently completing a Master of Arts in Fine Arts […]Read More

First-Ever Online Business And Arts South Africa Awards

Business and Arts South Africa (BASA), in partnership with Hollard, is calling for entries for its 2020 Awards. The move to an entirely digital platform for the first time ever this year, sees the event reinvigorated and reimagined. “What hasn’t changed is the commitment of both BASA and Hollard to encourage excellence and innovation in […]Read More

Meet Artistic Duo Carla Fonseca & Nthato Mokgata

Fonseca & Mokgata is the collaborative artistic practice of Carla Fonseca and Nthato Mokgata, based on experimentation with various mediums to describe societal trauma and the elusive fantasy of freedom. F&M Studio has developed an interest in describing both violence as a language as well as the “violence of language” in the context of post-colonial/apartheid Africa. […]Read More

National Arts Festival vFringe Online Platform For The Arts To

The Virtual National Arts Festival has announced that the online platform created for the vFringe Festival is transitioning into an ongoing digital stage for artists to show their work. With more than 300 shows having been hosted and viewed since the Festival launched on 25 June 2020, the site has been fully road-tested to prevent […]Read More

Celebrating the Talented Costume Designer Thando Lobese

Meet award winning theatre set and costume designer, Thando Lobese. Having worked on a number of different productions with a range of different international directors, Lobese has traveled far and wide to fulfill her love for the arts within theatre. She has travelled to Stockholm Stadstheater, in Sweden under the mentorship of highly acclaimed international […]Read More

Announcement: Call For Application For Funding 2016: Arts Projects and

ANNOUNCEMENT : Closing date: 09 December 2016 Outcomes date:  15 April 2017 The National Arts Council hereby invites individuals and registered arts organisations in the disciplines of theatre, dance, music, visual arts, craft, literature, multi-discipline and arts education to submit their applications for project funding. Applications are invited for projects of national significance that are […]Read More