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 Turning Cape Town into Shape Town

 Turning Cape Town into Shape Town

When Rukaya Galant founded bioRithm SA as a community dance-fitness group, it was part of her personal journey toward bettering her own physical and mental health.  Rukaya started exercising later in life as she does not come from a background where women typically...

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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 put...

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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...

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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...

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A huge, huge thank you!

It’s thanks to our incredibly generous sponsors that we’re able to host this free event every year.

We just can’t say thank you enough.