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Wednesday, September 25, 2019


The Playhouse Company will hold auditions for the 2019 Okwethu Community Arts Festival on October 4 in Kokstad and on October 5 in Uvongo.

The genres: dance, poetry, music, storytelling and theatre performance

The audition in the Greater Kokstad Municipality takes place on October 4 from 09h00 to 16h30 in the Kokstad Youth Centre

The audition in the Ray Nkonyeni Municipality (Uvongo) takes place on October 5 from 09h00 to 16h30 in the Uvongo Town Hall.

Aspirants who wish to participate in the festival must register for auditions. Registration forms can be downloaded from the Playhouse Company’s website at

Only groups or individuals who have registered will be allowed to audition. The duration for auditions will be five minutes or less. Artists are required to submit profiles and registration forms to Sithembiso Blose at or call 031 369 9467 during office hours. No walk-ins will be accommodated. It is therefore essential to book your slot.

The Okwethu Community Arts Festival will be held on December 6, 2019, at the Uvongo Town Hall, Ray Nkonyeni Municipality and on December 7 in the Kokstad Youth Centre, Greater Kokstad Municipality.