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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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Access all shows premiering on this day until 16 July.

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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 wrok and life of South African visual artist, Dumile Feni.

Death and Birth in My Life

Documentary Theatre

This series invites the audience to listen in on a series of intimate conversations about the most moving and challenging experiences in life. Videos are available during scheduled times only.

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

Storytelling

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

Jazz

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

Songs are like the Grass: Madosini in Concert – Episode Eleven

Music

A fascinating glimpse into the life and music of the 2020 National Arts Festival Featured Artist.

Personal Storytelling

Storytelling / Comics

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!

Lo-Def Film Factory: Open Time

Film

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.

GUISEPPE VERDI (1813 – 1901) MESSA DA REQUIEM

Music

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.

Seen Pha kwa J.B!

Theatre

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

The Voice in Your Head

LIVE PERFORMANCE 11:00

A playful, interactive, live Zoom show exploring the nature of mindfulness. At times a performance, at other times a participatory game. Every day at 11am.

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

INTERACTIVE PERFORMANCE 13:00-17:00

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

Novel-Script Writers’ Development Project

Theatre

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

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.

Mete Erker & Jeroen van Vliet

Jazz

Consummately skilled Dutch duo

Mi Casa

Jazz

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