Centre for Creative Arts and South African State Theatre partner to drive Democracy Dialogues

Centre for Creative Arts and South African State Theatre partner to drive Democracy Dialogues

The Centre for Creative Arts  at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and the South African State Theatre  have  partnered  to  produce  a  monthly  online  programme  to  drive  participatory engagement  about  the  arts,  human  rights,  social  justice  and  democracy.  The  Artfluencing Democracy  Dialogues  evolved  from  the  successful  Artfluence  Human  Rights  Arts  Festival

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Janice Honeyman beats the drum for new musical theatre composers

Janice Honeyman, one of South Africa’s foremost directors and theatre makers, has taken on the role of mentor to assist the winners of the inaugural “Cabaret and Beyond Festival” in their quest to find their unique voices as artists while shining a light on new musical theatre writing as a

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Young talents get to take their musicals to the professional stage

The Centre for Creative Arts, at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, in collaboration with the Mandela Bay Theatre Complex, is proud to announce the winners of the inaugural Cabaret And Beyond festival. Multi-instrumentalist, composer and arranger Ntlantla Swana from Gqeberha and singer, pianist and musical theatre performer Leah Mari from Durban

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CAB Festival brings new musical theatre to Durban

Durbanites can look forward to a stunning showcase of new musical theatre works which are being presented at Seabrooke’s Theatre from 15 – 24 October. Featuring 20 new songs, from 21 local theatre composers, the “Cabaret and Beyond” Festival is the culmination of a three month writing collective facilitated by

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JOMBA! Showcases European and American Iconic Dance Companies

Five iconic European and American dance companies will be showcased in the 23rd JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience, presented by the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Centre for Creative Arts online from 24 August to 5 September 2021.   The historic New York based Limón Dance Company, UK’s ACE music and dance, Germany’s

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Six Dynamic Durban choreographers to premiere new works at JOMBA!

The JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience which takes place free and online from 24 August to 5 September, features 56 different dance films, including six commissioned works by Durban choreographers. These works will be presented as part of the Durban Digital Edge Platform, on Thursday, 26 August at 7pm. These young

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Conversations, Industry Panels and Daily Reviews for JOMBA!

To complement a substantial performance programme in this year’s online JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience, a number of conversations, industry panels and a daily blog with reviews will be available to audiences during the festival from 24 August to 5 September.   Presented by UKZN’s Centre for Creative Arts, the festival

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23rd JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience

24 August to 5 September 2021 Access to on-line viewing is free. Subscribe to the JOMBA Youtube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/Jomba_Dance   The Centre for Creative Arts (UKZN) presents its landmark 23rd JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience in its second digital edition from 24 August to 5 September.   “The festival takes

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