Lockdown youth poetry project inspires South Africa

ACTIVE! Change Drivers May 25, 2020, 8:22 p.m.

Providing inspiration and hope under lockdown, is what a group of South African youth have done with an online lockdown poetry project, in a series of written and visual presentations …

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Virtual National Arts Festival gives artists a platform to monetise their work

riaan@wecanchange.co.za May 17, 2020, 7:58 p.m.

The Virtual National Arts Festival, due to kick off on 25 June 2020, has announced a new digital platform created especially for artists wanting to showcase their work and earn …

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Young South African Artists unite to create “The Ultimate South African Song Medley”

riaan@wecanchange.co.za April 21, 2020, 8:46 p.m.

Young South African artists have joined together, in their individual homes and via technology during #LockDown to record The Ultimate South African Song Medley, as a “THANK YOU” to all …

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The National Arts Festival 2020 won’t be cancelled, but it will be different

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 19, 2020, 12:13 p.m.

We at the National Arts Festival have been worrying, thinking, worrying, arguing and thinking some more about what we do about the Coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe in relation to …

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NIGERIAN ARTIST VICTOR EHIKHAMENOR CHALLENGES CONVENTION

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 11, 2020, 12:30 p.m.

“Why are there no black saints?” asks Nigerian artist Victor Ehikhamenor, whose work Saints and Sanctums is currently on display at the inaugural 2020 Stellenbosch Triennale Curators’ Exhibition.

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We ride for Sibusiso

Kronendal Music Academy March 5, 2020, 6:55 a.m.

This week has been an incredibly traumatic and emotional time for all of us at KMA, but we will still ride for Sibusiso!

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Madosini named the 2020 National Arts Festival Featured Artist

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 5, 2020, 6:43 a.m.

The National Arts Festival annually pays tribute to an artist who has made a significant mark on the country’s arts landscape and this year, the fitting recipient of the National …

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Western Cape learners empowered to take up music careers through Cape Town International Jazz Festiv

riaan@wecanchange.co.za March 3, 2020, 9:27 a.m.

Over 50 learners were given a platform to explore careers in the music industry, through a legacy programme run by the Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF).

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Winner of the Distell National Playwright Competition 2020 Announced

riaan@wecanchange.co.za Feb. 4, 2020, 6:22 a.m.

Amy Louise Wilson is the winner of the 2020 Distell National Playwright Competition for her script Another Kind of Dying. The news was announced at an event in Stellenbosch on …

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