Children’s company Magnet Theatre has received a coveted invite to the 2014 Festival of Theatre and Culture for Early Childhood in Italy. The company performs interactive plays for toddlers and young children in Cape Town’s townships.
Local playwright Mokgoro Ntshieng is adamant that female voices be heard in South African theatres. She has opened her own theatre, featuring performances by handpicked dramatists who bring their directing skills to bear on powerful pieces.
Two South Africa-produced television shows will take their places alongside world-class nominees at the 41st International Emmy Awards later this year. The original productions’ nominations see local comedians and producers receive international acclaim for their work.
Sun City's Motseng Cultural Village pays tribute to South Africa's eight indigenous peoples through song, dance, praise poetry and art, and immerses visitors in the living traditions of a land steeped in history.
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