Fresha theatre festival

Free, open-air theatre productions every half hour on the North Beach promenade, suitable for all ages – Fresha Theatre Festival, 20-22 Jan.

Friday 20 to Sunday 22 January 2017
Free, open-air theatre productions every half hour on the North Beach promenade.

The Fresha Festival is Durban’s newest arts festival, offering a refreshing taste of theatre on the Durban beachfront. Running from Friday 20 January to Sunday 22 January 2017, on the Bay of Plenty Lawns on North Beach, the festival aims to bring performance to the people with a range of shows to delight, amaze and amuse.

Sundowner Showcases – 17h00
Shows in the bedouin tent on the Bay of Plenty lawns.
Take your own chair, or sit on the grass, and pay what you can

Friday 20 January

17h00: Opening event – procession and performance showcase.

Saturday 21 January

08h00: Early bird dance class – all levels (Moving into Dance Mophatong)
12h30: See Power (Performance art – doung Anwar Jahangeer)
13h00: Gerard O (Street comedy – Netherlands)
13h30: Dustbins (Theatre – Thandimpilo Theatre Group)
14h00: Alive Kids (Performance art – The Gift)
14h30: Sibo (Street mime)
15h00: Dung Beetle (Theatre – Mzansi Theatre Group)
15h30: Overload (Theatre – Nansimpumelelo Arts Initiative)
16h00: Dislocation (Physical theatre – Rickshaw Collective)
16h30: Road (Moving into Dance Mophatong)

17h00: Sundowner Showcase:
Hit and Run (Theatre – De Veenfabriek – Netherlands) – over 13s only!

Sunday 22 January

12h30: See Power (Performance art – doung Anwar Jahangeer)
13h00: Sibo (Street mime)
13h30: Gerard O (Street comedy – Netherlands)
14h00: Dislocation (Physical theatre – Rickshaw Collective)
14h30: Dung Beetle (Theatre – Mzansi Theatre Group)
15h00: Overload (Theatre – Nansimpumelelo Arts Initiative)
14h30: Hit and Run (Theatre – De Veenfabriek – Netherlands) – all ages
16h00: Dustbins (Theatre – Thandimpilo Theatre Group)
16h30: Alive Kids (Performance art – The Gift)

17h00: Sundowner Showcase
Feedback (Physical theatre – TQ Zondi and Mpilo Nzimande)

Contact details

Web: http://ow.ly/FpPr3081aQi
Email: info@freshafestival.co.za
Tel: 0312015594
Where: Bay of Plenty, North Beach, O R Tambo Parade