THE Wits Arts and Literature Experience (WALE) started on Wednesday and will continue until Saturday May 12.

The festival is a major event on the university’s calendar and features “the best that Wits has to offer in dramatic arts, film, music, literature, theatre, dance and more”, according to the WALE website.

The theme for this year’s affair is “90 years of creativity” to tie in with Wits’s birthday.

Events will take place in and around a number of venues including the Library Lawns, Great Hall, Atrium, Wits Theatre, The Nunnery, Mafika and Apolonia.

Wednesday’s highlights included the Vagina Monologues and the WALE parade.

More information and the event’s schedule can be found on the website

Published in Vuvuzela Print Edition, 11 May 2012