South African Women’s Arts Festival

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Country and Region South AfricaKwaZulu-Natal
Type of Festival Dance, Music
Location of Festival Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Festival Contact Information

South African Women’s Arts Festival
29 Acutt Street
Durban, KZN
South Africa

Festival Description

The Playhouse’s Women’s Arts Festival holds a benchmark position on the national arts calendar. It is conceived as a stage for airing the phenomenal creative work of women. The works presented have pushed boundaries, creating awareness of women’s strengths, vulnerabilities, passions, fears and dignity. This invaluable cultural event continues to highlight the ongoing benefits of empowerment, promotion, affirmation of women as leading role players in today’s world, especially those who hold their heads high and walk forthrightly despite the many challenges that life has dealt them. Festival attractions include Gospel music, arts and crafts, newly commissioned dance pieces, theatricalproductions and more.

Festival Dates July 29 - August 14, 2011
Festival Links

Other Sources:

  • 15th Women’s Arts Festival, by Goodlife Reporter (IOL Tonight, July 15, 2011)_


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