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On Saturday morning’s edition of Saturday’s Role With Reno, host Renos Spanoudes interviewed Gita Pather of Wits Theatre about the 2016 edition of the So Solo Festival.
Gita Pather on So Solo 2016
11 talented performers will take to the stage with solo performances at this year’s So Solo Festival, creating a programme characterised by a great diversity of form and expression. The festival comprises solo performances ranging from comedy to drama. So Solo’s officially commissioned play for 2016, Gqisha! The Chant that Calls opens the festival. This socio-political play by Khayelihle “Dom” Gumede and Raezeen Wentworth reflects on the war dance of so many South Africans who are striving for a better future. Nhlanhla Mahlangu will perform this piece 10 times during the festival. Renos Spanoudes interviewed Gita Pather, Director of Wits Theatre about the So Solo Festival.
The So Solo Festival runs from 23 November – 4 December 2016 at the Wits Theatre Complex. Click here for more about the festival.
Listen to Renos’ interview with Gita Pather 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 8am to 11am