Sophiatown Arts Festival

Sophiatown has a history rich in jazz, literature, drama and art. Come and celebrate this heritage at the first annual Sophiatown Arts Festival!

What Is It?

Come and celebrate the iconic past, present and future of Sophiatown at this three day arts festival. Showcasing art, music, literature, magic and archival footage never seen before, the Sophiatown Arts Festival is a must-visit.

The first annual festival of its kind, the Sophiatown Arts Festival is a community-driven initiative. Aiming to bring back archival knowledge and the vibrancy of art once felt in every vein of this suburb. This is an awesome opportunity for the residents of Sophiatown to showcase their talents. There will be photo exhibits, food stalls, storytelling, mapping exercises, collective curation and live music! 

So, come and enjoy the history of this eclectic place with friends, family and neighbours. We’ll see you there!

When Is It?

Friday, 29 November 2019 – Sunday, 01 December 2019. 

Where Is It?

Venue TBC.

How Much Is It?

Ticket prices will be announced soon. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for updates.

For more information

Visit their website for more information, or follow them on Instagram.

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2019-11-29 00:00:00 2019-12-01 18:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg Sophiatown Arts Festival Sophiatown, Johannesburg.

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