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Centre for Creative Arts

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Centre for the Creative Arts

The Centre for the Creative Arts (CCA) is an inter-disciplinary hub in the School of the Arts in the College of Humanities at the University of Kwazulu-Natal. The Centre plays host to seven festivals which over many years have built a strong international profile for artistic excellence and for how the arts are engaged to advance social change and to strengthen South Africa’s constitutional democracy

Our Annual

Festivals and Events

Time of the Writer

14 - 21 Mar 2024

Durban International Film Festival

18 - 28 July 2024

Jomba! Contemporary Dance Experience

27 Aug - 8 Sep 2024

Poetry Africa

3- 12 Oct 2024

Artfluence Human Rights Festival

3 - 8 May 2024

World Radio Day

13 Feb 2024

World Teachers' Day

5 Oct 2024

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The Core

Values of the Centre

Teamwork

The Centre for Creative Arts works through a spirit of team-work and collaborative engagement. Staff at the Centre in the nature of co-creation, co-production ...

Integrity

Integrity is paramount to the Centre for Creative Arts. It informs everything we do and how we do it. We are committed to a high level of honesty, transparency ...

Trust

The Centre for Creative Arts recognises that transparency and accountability are critical principles for building trust with the Centre’s stakeholder com ...

Deadline Driven

The Centre for Creative Arts is a deadline-driven environment where the meeting of scheduled targets is essential for sm ...

Diversity

We embrace, value and leverage diversity and we ensure that all stakeholders are treated with respect and dignity.

Leadership

The Centre for Creative Arts recognises that transparency and accountability are critical principles for building trust with the Cent ...

Our Creative

Team

Siphindile Hlongwa

Senior Administrator

Philisiwe Manqele

Finance Administrator

Sakhile Gumede

Special Projects & Community Engagement Officer

Lliane Loots

Curator - Jomba!

Roland Perold

Project Manager - Cabaret and Beyond

Andrea Voges

DIFF Manager

Bash Siddiqi

Digital Communication

Thobile Maphanga

JOMBA! Curator Mentee

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The Centre for Creative Arts upholds Freedom of Expression and Freedom of Creativity as guaranteed in Section 16 of the South African Constitution. The Centre for Creative Arts recognises that artists may sometimes live and work in States whose values may not always be in accordance with the values of the South African Constitution but the Centre for Creative Arts commits to protect and advance the rights of any artist who freely chooses to participate in the Centre’s festivals where their voices and artistic expressions can contribute to building a better world for all people.

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