Here is a list of our wonderful sponsors and supporters who make this event possible. Please click on the images to visit their websites.

 

ASSITEJ unites theatres, organisations and individuals throughout the world who make theatre for children and young people. ASSITEJ is dedicated to the artistic, cultural and educational rights of children and young people across the globe and advocates on behalf of all children regardless of nationality, cultural identity, ethnicity, or religion.


ITYARN aims to further research in theatre and performance for children and youth, through international exchanges of scholarly materials and discourse at conferences, symposia, and festivals.  


 

UCT Drama: Located in the heart of South Africa's beautiful Mother City and built on a proud tradition of excellence, The UCT Drama Department is committed to nurturing individual creative and academic brilliance within the context of a vibrant local and international performing arts community" - See more at:

 


The NAC’s vision is to establish a vibrant, sustainable arts community that enriches lives through the creative expression of South Africa’s cultures.

Funding is available for arts projects and bursaries in the field of the arts. The NAC offers individual bursaries at post graduate level only. Bursaries for undergraduate students are offered through education and training institutions. 


 

A Dynamic; vibrant and transformed arts, Culture and heritage sector, leading nation building through social cohesion and socio-economic inclusion. 

Mzansi Golden Economy (MGE) is a strategy to reposition the cultural industries in South Africa. The MGE strategy opens up the arts, culture and heritage sector to effectively and comprehensively contribute to economic growth and job creation.


 

As one of South Africa’s leading investment banks, Rand Merchant Bank continually strives to be a good corporate citizen and to secure a sustainable future for all its stakeholders.

The RMB Fund, a member of the FirstRand Foundation (FRF), is Rand Merchant Bank’s corporate social investment vehicle, contributing 1% of net profit after tax, towards selected projects within two focused development sectors.

In the pursuit of doing good business and good work, the RMB Fund enjoys executive level representation and participation.


Splitbeam is a member of the Gearhouse Group of companies. We provide a professional equipment hire service and stockholding that meets the specific needs of the theatre industry and is priced towards long-term rental.


Our city is a creative hub with a great amount of arts, heritage and cultural sites, activities and opportunities for all. We boast world-class dance, drama and music, as well as visual arts, crafts, design and written and spoken literature. As a visitor or resident looking for creative experiences, we encourage you to explore everything our city has to offer.


The Western Cape Government creates laws for and provides services to the people of the Western Cape. We work closely with the national government and municipalities in the Western Cape to ensure that the citizens of the province have access to the services, facilities and information they need. We are committed to delivering an open opportunity society for all.


 

Business and Arts South Africa (NPC) is an internationally recognised South African development agency with a suite of integrated programmes implemented nationally and internationally. BASA encourages mutually beneficial partnerships between business and the arts, securing the future development of the arts sector in South Africa and contributing to corporate success through Shared Value. Business and Arts South Africa (NPC) was founded in 1997 as a joint initiative of the Department of Arts and Culture and the business sector as a public/private partnership.


The home of progressive South African theatre and performance since 1977, and the cultural gateway to the University of Cape Town, the Baxter Theatre Centre is a vibrant, multi-cultural entertainment hub in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town.


Our aim is to bring about change in underdeveloped and underprivileged communities through working with partners and pooling resources.
In this way we hope to make a significant and sustainable impact in these communities. At all times we respect the knowledge and integrity of those we assist but we try to increase the capacity of our beneficiaries rather than maintain their ongoing dependence on us.


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The Goethe-Institut is the Federal Republic of Germany’s cultural institute, active worldwide. We promote the study of German abroad and encourage international cultural exchange.


 

IFAS-Culture is the cultural department of the French Embassy in South Africa and supports artistic events in various domains, throughout the year and around the country. 

 


The General Representation of the Government of Flanders is responsible for all official contacts and issues with regards to the Government of Flanders and its competences in 7 countries in southern African region (Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland and South Africa). 


 

We offer various consular services and offer support to Dutch nationals when things go wrong abroad. Another core focus is to promote economic and trade relations between South Africa and the Netherlands, by supporting companies with information and match making. We strongly believe in a new way of looking at foreign diplomacy. One where building relationships, putting the demand at the core of our discussions and focusing on long-term commitments and partnerships form the core of our strategy. An open, modern and accessible Embassy is part of that strategy too.


The prime aim of the new Danish Arts Foundation is to promote the arts in Denmark and Danish art abroad.  The new Danish Arts Foundation consists of twelve specialist committees and a coordinating board of directors.