The Official Opening of the 2021 National Arts Festival

The National Arts Festival 2021 kicks off, you are invited to join us for the live streamed Official Opening, with words from our honourable guests, dispersed with an exciting selection of performers and musicians. This year’s festival is another step into the new, please join us as we open the 47th National Arts Festival

ORDER OF EVENTS

NATIONAL ANTHEM : SB CHORAL MUSIC ASSOCIATION
WELCOMING : MR MJEKULA (NAF board chairperson)
DANCE : DLALA MAJJMBOZ
EXECUTIVE  MAYOR OF MAKANA : MR MZUKISI MPAHLWA
MARIMBA : LAPHUMILANGA
EXECUTIVE MAYOR OF THE SARAH BAARTMAN DISTRICTS: MRS KEKANA
MUSIC : SB CHORAL MUSIC ASSOCIATION
MEC  : HON FEZEKA NKOMONYE
ACAPELLA : LEGATO
EC PREMIER : HON OSCAR MABUYANE
PRAISE SINGER : LIYEMA MZIZI
HON NATHI MTHETHWA MINISTER FOR ARTS AND CULTURE DECLARES THE FESTIVAL OPEN
CLOSING PERFORMANCE : EC ENSEMBLE