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Festivals go digital as the coronavirus intensifies social distancing

National Arts Festival and other events face big financial losses and enter uncharted territory as they look to livestreaming activities

Makhanda: No more lullabies

The National Arts Festival offers space for reflection about our fractious global moment

Even if the wells run dry …

This year’s National Arts Festival is going ahead despite the drought that is plaguing Makhanda

SA’s disconnect from Africa limits cultural landscape

South Africa’s identity issues are reflected in its lack of appreciation for pan-African art

Slice of life: Joy comes in the morning

'It was so refreshing being in a different town, sharing a small space with people who love me and I love so much'

What happens after the fest?

How do local creatives use their craft to sustain them for the remaining 354 days when there isn’t an international audience in Makhanda?

A pink dystopia of delusions and frills speaks to SA’s canon of protest theatre

Buhle Ngaba and Klara van Wyk kneel at our feet as a crowd of mostly learners is ushered into Graeme College's theatre to watch La Chair de Ma Chair

Nyamza’s hatchling comes into his own

The choreographer transforms mundane acts such as chores, interacting with her son, self-doubt and receiving love into a 55-minute moving biography

Opening spaces for new dancers

Mamela Nyamza is heading for the arts festival but after that plans to hang up her dancing shoes

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