Monthly Archives: Oct 2020

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NATi rising stars will be showcased

Young playwrights Herschelle Benjamin, Dianne Albertze, Keanen Engel, Kanya Viljoen and Tasneem Davids were part of the Jakes Gerwel Foundation’s mentorship programme, in partnership with the Suidoosterfees, at Paulet House in Somerset East.  These talented rising stars were assisted by mentors Amy Jeptha and Rafiek Mammon to fine-tune their scripts […]

Jakes Gerwel discussions at Suidoosterfees

Come and enjoy the Jakes Gerwel discussions at the Suidoosterfees, which will be presented at the Atlantic Studios in Montague Gardens on 13 and 14 November. All discussions are for free, but there are limited seating due to the Covid 19-protocol. You must therefore reserve your seat by emailing Francois […]

Kommadagga – here are our participants

The first Kommadagga Workshop, an initiative of the Jakes Gerwel Foundation and LitNet, is currently in full swing in Somerset East under the guidance of Rachelle Greeff as mentor. This project, which focuses on short story writers, received fifty applications from which six candidates were finally selected to attend the […]