Iscathamiya Competition

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Date:  27 September 2014
Venue: Opera Theatre
Time: 7pm
Ticket Price: R65.00

 

 

The Playhouse Company’s national Iscathamiya Festival forms part of Heritage month and the Celebrate Durban festivities. This programme of indigenous music, involves groups that have competed in regional competitions travelling from around the Province to compete in the final round of this popular event, which has become a major red-letter event on South Africa’s Cultural Calendar .In addition to the acapella group-singing and dancing that comprises this much-loved art form, the festival also features the traditional Oswenka and Onobuhle sections, which displays style and fashion, during critical interludes interspersed during the competition.