Art Scene

11 Days of AMAZ!NG!

Grahamstown National Arts FestivalSouth Africa’s coolest cultural event of the year is around the corner! The Art world has experienced some craziness this past month with The Spear to a Guy who exhibited his cat as a helicopter. Based on above, are you waiting with bated breath and ANTiSiPPPPPPPaaaaaation to see what this years Arts Fest has to offer?

Well you name it, Grahamstown has it! Film, Public Art, Performance Art, Street Theatre, Dance, Comedy, Family Theatre, Cabaret, Physical Theatre, Folk Music, Story Telling, Music… The list is endless… It truly is the be-all and end-all of South African Art scene – When Grahamstown comes alive for eleven days of outstanding Arts and Culture on the 28th of June till July 8th 2012.

The little dorpie of Grahamstown almost doubles over the festival period, over 50 000 arty-farties flock to Grahamstown, every residence, B&B, Camp Site, and Camper Van is chock-a-block!  Every hall or large room is transformed into a theatre; parks and sports fields are dressed-up as flea markets with colourful traders.  

For the full Festival Programme Click here

If you are serious about what shows you want to see and when you would like to see them, you should download the booking form as the shows are often overlapping with other creative on goings this is a very useful tool to have, never mind the probability of your favourite shows selling out fast! Avoid dissapointment and BOOK NOW!

Check out the Arts Fest TV AD on YouTube

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