Mentorskapprogram vir Opkomende Liriekskrywers

In 2020, the Jakes Gerwel Foundation offered, in collaboration with the Suidoosterfees, a mentorship programme for songwriters who create original hits in Afrikaans, English or isiXhosa. The target group is young artists who can benefit from the experience and guidance of a mentor in order to produce fresh and catchy […]

Suidoosterfees 2021: Foto’s van Jakes Gerwel-gesprekke

Jakes Gerwel het ’n instrumentele rol gespeel in die totstandkoming van die Suidoosterfees in Kaapstad. Dit is om hierdie rede dat die Stigting ’n trotse vennoot is van hierdie fees wat soomloosheid in die gemeenskap in alle opsigte nastreef. Die Jakes Gerwel Stigting bied jaarliks tydens die fees ’n reeks […]

Suidoosterfees 2021: NATi Jong Sterre Projek vir Opkomende Dramaturge

We are proud of the extraordinary plays by the emerging playwrights which were showcased at the Suidoosterfees in Cape Town. These playwrights were part of our mentoring programme in 2020 under the guidance of Abduragman Adams. We offer this project in partnership with NATi, Suidoosterfees and Artscape. Here are some […]

Suidoosterfees 2021: Drome het vlerke

Drome het vlerke is die meesleurende produksie wat Frazer Barry op die planke gebring het met die jong musikante wat verlede jaar deel was van ons stigting se eerste liriekskrywingsprojek. Hierdie musiekkonsert het by die Suidoosterfees 2021 premiere en die gehoor gaande gehad. Foto’s deur Gys Loubser.

l am undecided as to where my base planet is – Audrey Jantjies

Audrey Jantjies was one of the writers in the mentorship programme for upcoming novelists, presented in partnership with NB Publishers. Suzette Kotze-Myburgh was her mentor. After spending the past week at 49 Paulet House, I am battling to return to my normal. My suitcase is still unpacked two days after […]

Dié NATi Jong Sterre moet jy beslis dophou

Die Suidoosterfees en NATi se Jong Sterre-produksies is die afgelope naweek (21 en 22 November) as leesteater in Kaapstad aangebied. Opkomende dramaturge wat aan dié vlagskip- ontwikkelingsprojek van die fees deelgeneem het, is Tasneem Daniels, Kanya Viljoen, Dianne Albertze, Herschelle Benjamin, Keanen Engel en Stephren Saayman. Herschelle Benjamin het die […]