IQonga Arts Mini Festival 2019 at the 'Black box theatre' in Delft South, Cape Town, 27 September, 28 September ends 29 September 2019
Iqonga Arts festival, the award winning festival is back for a third season, this time the festival will be running as a Mini weekend special, an initiative to showcase just a few series of productions. This year the festival have selected and will be featuring IZIQHAZA ART COMBINATION (traditional Dance Movement from Nyanga) A RELIGION APART (theatre production from CPUT Bellville Campus) LIGHT OF LIFE THEATRE (from Kraaifontein) ISINGQALA (by Mbulelo Grootboom) IGUGULETHU ARTS PROJECT (Youth Dance group from Gugulethu) HEAVENLY VOICES YOUTH CHOIR (Youth Choir) and IKAKADE (by Rainbow Arts 2019 trainees).
We will be also offering Musicians and Poets an Open Mic platform where they will be Opening Artists before all production's run on that particular day.
Iqonga Arts Festival still Aims to grow the creative sector and bridge the gap between main steam and so-called community theatre.
In 2015 the Festival Hosted 8 Different productions coming from Nyanga, Delft, Khayelitsha and Mfuleni. This Festival is open for any support from any organisation or company to assist in changing the lives of artists in the most disadvantage communities in Cape Town.
Based at Delft South in Cape Town, Rainbow arts is in a prime position to bring this important opportunity to the community and stimulate the attention of arts and culture in the communities. At the same time, Rainbow Arts maintains a commitment to build partnerships with other communities and the program is crafted to ensure access for school learners and general community members, so to maintain audience development.
TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DELFT BLACK BOX THEATER TODAY