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Friday, January 16, 2015


Deadline: January 16, 2015

Applicants are reminded to submit applications for the 2015 Fringe at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, by Friday January 16, 2015.

Last year saw the celebratory 40th anniversary of the National Arts Festival, with the Fringe staging around 400 productions and exhibitions. The Fringe is home to a vast range of performance types from experimental theatre, comedy, drama, dance, family and physical theatre productions to film, visual art and music.

Highlighting the upcoming deadline, Zikhona Nweba, the Fringe manager said “As always, we’re excited and looking forward to programming a diverse selection of productions, and we’re on hand to help with any queries that artists might have before the closing date.”

Forms and information booklets are available online at Enquiries should be addressed to Zikhona or Jayne on 046 603 1103 or by email at

The Festival will run from July 2 to 12, 2015.

The National Arts Festival is sponsored by Standard Bank, The National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund, Eastern Cape Government, Department of Arts and Culture, City Press and M Net.