We speak to dancer, teacher, choreographer and freelance artist Mona Namer about her latest piece, VISITORS / BAETI and how pantsula and house influence her work.
ANY BODY ZINE is a collection of art, photography, and writing centered on the topics of bodies, dance and movement in South Africa. We spoke to the people behind it all.
Her presence, power and profound uniqueness make her one of the most important dancers in South Africa today.
Dancer Nicola van Straaten shares a few tips to play with the next time you need to get down.
Didn’t make it to this year’s National Arts Festival? Catch a few of the productions at the 969 Festival in Johannesburg.
In rejecting the idea of the rainbow nation, a host of black, interrogative and unapologetic dance artists have emerged from South Africa.
From Angola’s kuduro queen to arguably the world’s coolest dance off at a house party, let these videos be your crash course in African dance.
This week in Cape Town we’re visiting galleries, watching a daring dance performance and laughing with new-wave comedienne Klara van Wyk.
Ellen Edmar and Mona Namér are two aliens exploring a foreign planet in this beautiful piece of choreography, filmed in Joburg by Chris Saunders.
Nicola van Straaten is a bright young artist whose explorations in (and of) movement are intriguing, unexpected and thought-provoking.
Rebellion and Johannesburg is an exhilarating contemporary dance-theatre piece that taps into the unique spirit of the city and its changing cultural landscape with music by Spoek Mathambo, wardrobe by Anmari Honiball and visuals by Ed Blignaut.