The last day of the 19th ever Oppikoppi festival was jam packed with some of the best performers to ever grace the festival’s stages. The last day kicked off with a ‘surprise’ performance by Jack Parow. Parow was reportedly arrested on Thursday morning, hours before the festival was about to begin.
People had mixed feelings over the arrest, some calling it a publicity stunt and with others genuinely concerned about Parow’s set being cancelled. It became clear that it was a stunt when Parow was led, handcuffed onto the James Phillips (main) stage right on time for his performance.
In this episode we take a look at the work of Joburg Theatre, through the eyes of the people that work at there. Justine, who has been at the theatre for more than 20 years, walks us through its history, and Mbongeni, a ballet dancer, tells us how he came to make this beautiful theatre […]