Renos chats to Brenda Sakellarides about the NSA Festival of the Arts

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Tune in to Saturday's Role With Reno: O Rolos Tou Savattou Me Ton Reno, Saturday mornings on The New Pan Hellenic Voice - Greek Community Radio 1422MW from 8am to 11am
Tune in to Saturday’s Role With Reno: O Rolos Tou Savattou Me Ton Reno, Saturday mornings on The New Pan Hellenic Voice – Greek Community Radio 1422MW from 8 am to 11 am

On Saturday morning’s edition of Saturday’s Role With Reno, host Renos Spanoudes spoke to Brenda Sakellarides about the National School of the Arts – Festival of the Arts which comes to a close this weekend.


Brenda Sakellarides
Brenda Sakellarides

NSA Festival of the Arts.

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The annual Festival of the Arts, presented by the National School of the Arts (NSA) in Braamfontein, moves into its weekend programme of art, dance, drama and music; with the festival concluding on 10 March, 2019.

Curated with a teenage audience in mind, and offered in this specialist education environment, this Festival offers high school learners and members of the public a chance to engage with a multitude of art forms. Social issues take the spotlight; from Jan Guillou’s provocative production of ‘Evil’ about the cycle of abuse and bullying, performed by Jaques Da Silva; to ‘Too Late’ – Gibson Kente’s 1975 South African musical explosion of passion and power, which was written in run up to the 1976 youth uprisings and provides a snapshot of the past, and was considered by many at the time to be prophetic; to the building of an EcoBrick bench on the school premises.

Listen to the interview with Brenda Sakellarides here:


Tune in to Saturday’s Role With Reno: O Rolos Tou Savattou Me Ton Reno, Saturday mornings on The New Pan Hellenic Voice – Greek Community Radio 1422MW from 8 am to 11 am

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