Local youth dance group is committed to breaking the curse

Local youth dance group is committed to breaking the curse

When poet and singer Aiden Boogie performed Breaking the Curse for a Lavender Hill community group, he had no idea the lasting impact it would have. The song moved local community group leader, Mark Nicholson, to start a dance group “to inspire children and to...
Home is where the art is

Home is where the art is

The Heideveld Theatre Company (HTC) is so passionate about performing arts that when they lost their practice venue in 2019 they took to the streets to practice their dance moves.  This determination and can-do attitude has seen the group pursue their artistic...
A leap of faith leads Bridgetown youth towards a brighter future

A leap of faith leads Bridgetown youth towards a brighter future

An unexpected request from a group of teenagers in 2016 changed the course of Bridgetown resident Michelle Davids’ life and in the process created opportunities and possibility for youth in the neighborhood. Inspired by the youngsters enthusiasm to take part in the...
A wellspring of creativity in the Karoo

A wellspring of creativity in the Karoo

The tiny Karoo town of Richmond in the arid Northern Cape is not only home to thorn trees and tortoises. It’s also home to a flourishing dance troupe, one of a kind in the region, that is inspiring young people to accomplish greater things through the arts. Kingdom...