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AllAfrica.com
'Sabc a Microcosm of Our Problems As a Nation'of the Kumm. A film is also in the pipeline. Stories denied have come pouring o
'Sabc a Microcosm of Our Problems As a Nation'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of the Kumm. A film is also in the pipeline. Stories denied have come pouring out. The play opened to critical acclaim at the National Arts Festival and later at Artscape in Cape Town. The book, published by Tafelberg, has been launched in tandem... Read more
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iol.co.za
Soweto mom finds her mojo in jailin Sandton on Women’s Day. With the exception of Morwesi, the 18-cast crew are
Soweto mom finds her mojo in jail
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
in Sandton on Women’s Day. With the exception of Morwesi, the 18-cast crew are all inmates. They have just returned from the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. Morwesi stepped out of the Johannesburg Prison just nine weeks ago. She joined... Read more
14d
The Irish Times
A former IRA gunman and hunger striker tells his storytrouble as a result of his hunger strike, Laurence McKeown is now a playwright
A former IRA gunman and hunger striker tells his story
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
trouble as a result of his hunger strike, Laurence McKeown is now a playwright and film-maker. He recently returned from the National Arts Festival in South Africa, where his play about dealing with the past, Those You Pass on the Street, was... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Nun’s tragic story retoldbecause they wanted to tackle a story that has never been staged before. He sa
Nun’s tragic story retold
Daily Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
because they wanted to tackle a story that has never been staged before. He said the show debuted to critical acclaim at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown last month. Quinlan was a medical doctor who had set up the St Peter Claver... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Keeper of the Kumm Comes to Cape TownSylvia Vollenhoven, has embarked on a bold and historic cross platform project
The Keeper of the Kumm Comes to Cape Town
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Sylvia Vollenhoven, has embarked on a bold and historic cross platform project with Keeper of the Kumm, which opened at the National Arts Festival earlier this month. Vollenhoven's captivating narrative of a personal journey is captured on stage... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Search of Bessie HeadLillian Ngoyi, Helen Joseph, Annie Silinga and Francis Baard (just to name a fe
In Search of Bessie Head
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Lillian Ngoyi, Helen Joseph, Annie Silinga and Francis Baard (just to name a few), happened six decades ago in 1956. The National Arts Festival programme boasted three separate plays that centered on the lives of three incredible political... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Patel paints vivid portraitthe poetry collective Rite2Speak. Patel’s debut as a playwright‚ Whistle Stop‚
Patel paints vivid portrait
Daily Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
the poetry collective Rite2Speak. Patel’s debut as a playwright‚ Whistle Stop‚ won a Standard Bank Silver Ovation Award at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. Other theatre performances include Athol Fugard’s Victory‚ Romeo and Juliet‚... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Need to Speak About the State of Arts in South AfricaAfter attending the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, MALEBO GOLOLO needs
We Need to Speak About the State of Arts in South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
After attending the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, MALEBO GOLOLO needs to get something off her chest about the state of the arts in South Africa. It's been a few weeks after the Grahamstown National Arts Festival and a week after the 969... Read more

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