The Writers Lab in association with DiArtskonageng and Independent Theatre makers, present TWL Reading Festival 2019. The festival which will feature eight new plays will be held at Tin Town Theatre, Marshalltown, Johannesburg. Tin Town Theatre, a vibrant new space; that is set to inspire Independent artists.
The eight plays for the reading festival were selected from more than 200 submissions. The process started with a June callout for original works by South African writers.The line-up includes a widely diverse and artistically challenging group of playwrights; all eight are talented. Their plays echoing our turbulent times.
Above the Soil by Sisekho Velelo
Still by Olivia Fischer
The Soccerites by Shamin Chibba
The Chanting Youth by Ronald Manganye
This is How We Wait Here by Neo Sibiya
Zips and Scissors by Khutjo Green
The Way to a Man’s Heart by Refiloe Lepere
First by Jade Beeby
Venue: The Tin Town Theatre (4 Margaret Mancinga Street, Ferreirasdorp, Johannesburg)
Date: 23 November 2019
Cost of Tickets: R50
For more information contact:
Chairperson: Writers Lab
Cell: 061 408 2034