Fest does arts community proud
FEST A FEAST: Faniswa Yisa and James Alexander in Doubt: A Parable. HILTON College was buzzing with activity at the weekend as the 21st Witness Hilton Arts Festival got under way. Some of the finest theatre offerings were brought to the stage by the organisers, with a host of arts, crafts and children’s entertainment on offer as well.
In this story, she gives the audience a taste of the age-old tradition of story-telling as we journey with her through her life. She starts with tales of her journeys with her grandmother and how her gogo’s words of encouragement about the vast reaches of the world became something of a prophecy in Mhlophe’s life.
As a young adult she travelled the world as an actress and “artistic ambassador” for the country as international interest grew in the then apartheid South Africa. The audience is then treated to a beautiful story about creation and later the VIPs (the children in the audience) receive a special treat when Mhlophe tells a story about the value of children and how they should be treated with love, respect and compassion.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Daily NewsSimilar Stories