Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA)



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Country and Region ZimbabweHarare
Type of Festival Dance, Drama, Music
Location of Festival Harare, Harare, Zimbabwe
Festival Contact Information

Harare International Festival of the Arts
P. O. Box A42
Avondale
Harare
Zimbabwe
Phone: (263) 4-300-977
Fax: (263) 4-300-119
Email: artists@hifa.co.zw
info@hifa.co.zw,
amigos@hifa.co.zw

Festival Description

HIFA, Harare International Festival of the Arts is an annual international arts festival that encompasses five main disciplines: music, theatre, fine arts, dance and spoken word. HIFA began in 1999 and since then has taken the Zimbabwean and Southern African arts scene by storm. The Festival showcases the best of Zimbabwean performances and fine arts while at the same time staging and exhibiting the most exciting and creative international and regional performances. Each year, HIFA announces a theme that drives the artistic policy of the Festival.

Festival Dates April 30 - May 5, 2013
Festival Links

http://www.hifa.co.zw/
http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=6519937449

Festival Story:

HIFA is an annual international arts festival that encompasses five main disciplines: music, theatre, fine arts, dance and spoken word. It is set in the beautiful capital city of Zimbabwe, Harare. HIFA began in 1999 and since that has taken the Zimbabwean and Southern African arts scene by storm. The Festival showcases the best of Zimbabwean performances and fine arts while at the same time staging and exhibiting the most exciting and creative international and regional performances.

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  • Zimbabwe festival diary, by Manuel Bagorro (BBC News, April 24, 2008)
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7339509.stm

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