Day Eleven

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Access all Content on the vNAF & Jazz programme from the premiere date until 16 July 2020. Excludes vFringe Shows

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Lo-Def Film Factory: Open Time


An experimental WhatsApp video workshop by young creatives from Cape Town made inside their homes and communities during lockdown. Be-Kind-Rewind-style amateur reenactments: low-budget film realness.

Seen Pha kwa J.B!


J Bobs is back. A sketch, a faux concert which plays out as a collection. Of Prose. Of Poems. Of Plays.

Women on Aeroplanes

Audio Recordings

The presence of absent books is one aspect of the ongoing project Women on Aeroplanes. This series of short voice notes about missing books is narrated by Isabel Hofmeyr, Sarah Nuttall, Mapule Mohulatsi, Tinashe Mushakavanhu and Connie Joseph

dumile feni: 4 provocations

Performance Art

Four seminal performance artists of our time: nora chipaumireChuma Sopotela Dorothée Munyaneza, Nadia Beugré each in turn respond to the work and life of South African visual artist, Dumile Feni.

isitimela Sendaba – The Story Train: Omode Meta Nsere (Three Children at Play)

Live Storytelling 14:00

11 days, 11 vibrant storytellers bring you a daily dose of African stories to engage and delight! Come journey with us on the ASSITEJ SA story train.

Vinnie Mak


Vocalist and composer Vinnie Mak (Xola Vincent Makeleni) is a versatile artist who works across genres – from hip hop to abstract yet soulful blues.

Personal Storytelling


This workshop, led by artist Kit Beukes will focus on how to tell personal stories meaningfully and effectively through the medium of comics.

INFERNO and ARCADIA: From the depths of hell to the Elysian Fields

Opera& Digital Musical Theatre

The Umculo Opera Incubator mixes historically informed performance practice and  cutting edge digital technology, presenting  Baroque Arias in a fully immersive 360 degree digital environment!

Future Nostalgia Soundsystem


Multimedia explorations with Future Nostalgia celebrating music and the culture of listening through records in the form of DJ mixes, sonic lectures, visual art and journalism.



The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, established originally more than 100 years ago, is in the forefront of quality classical music and education in South Africa.

The Cosmic Egg

Dance, Theatre SciFi Musical

Follow the Cosmic Egg through space on an adventure from the past to the musical future.

Nyege Nyege


Listening sessions and performances from the Kampala-based music incubator that promotes the continent’s musical diversity, especially endogenous micro-scenes and independent producers.

Azibuye – The Occupation

360° Film

A stereo 360 documentary about two homeless black artist/activists who take up residence in a crumbling mansion, vacant for 20 years, in an affluent part of Johannesburg.

After God’s Own Heart

Whatsapp Performance 18:00

What wouldn’t you say to secure your afterlife? Join this interactive multilingual WhatsApp performance directed by Palesa Matabane. Free

Human Study #1 from a distance


Human Study #1 is an installation in which humans took part in online streamed performances in which they were drawn live by robots located in Belgium.

Novel-Script Writers’ Development Project


One starting point, six writers, six days, six short scripts. Readings of short new scripts created during an intensive mentored writing workshop.

Introduction to 3D Animation in Blender

Digital Arts Workshop 11:00

An introduction to open-source software for animation and visual development, followed by a practical animation exercise using free 3D computer graphics software toolset, Blender 3D.

The Eye of Rre Mutwa


The Eye is Blind That Cannot See – An Afrocyborg homage to Credo Vusamazulu Mutwa (1921-2020)

Mete Erker & Jeroen van Vliet


Consummately skilled Dutch duo

Mi Casa


Everyone’s favourite urban house band. In your living room!