This year’s programme features more women in an effort to amplify female voices in the theatrical, performing and visual arts. This year’s National Arts Festival – which runs from 2 to 12 July – not only features a number of strong and visible women in most genres, but also numerous productions and exhibitions that interrogate and question fixed thinking in relation to gender more broadly.
Magnet Theatre presents 3 brand new works and an exhibition of a professional stage design project. This program has been developed with the 3 Expanded Public Works Program interns who have been with Magnet Theatre since August 2014.
It isn’t even 12pm and I am utterly exhausted. The truth is that this bullshit with Standard Bank has been way too consuming for the past week. I haven’t been able to do much else, and it is nowhere near a satisfying resolution. I think that this how big corporations deal with complaints and restless […]
I have woken up into the 7th day of my conflict with Standard Bank in a far worse place than I was yesterday. I cannot believe this is happening to me. A new drama unfolded yesterday (one that was partly my fault, which, ironically, is easier to swallow) that has left me with no access […]
Chapter 9 Thank you readers, for coming this far. Let me remind you. You are now on day 17 of my home rebirth deep mindfulness and being present meditation preparation experiential process. In summary, I have, up to this point, introduced the skills and insights of being still, asking ourselves a genuine ‘how are you?’, […]
I don’t know whether to laugh or cry. I have just been online and had a look at my brand new Standard Bank account that I was forced to open so they could pay me back the R7213.77 they stole from me and they have invented the arbitrary number of R2000 and put it into […]
1. Thursday afternoon I got an sms from Standard Bank saying R7220 odd had been withdrawn from my account and my balance was 0 (zero). I thought it was odd and I went online to have a look at what I was sure was a mistake sms. 2. Nope. It was true. Every last cent […]