A STAGE FOR SPOKEN WORD
25th to 27th august poetry in mcgregor, western cape
The fifth annual Poetry in McGregor event is aimed at promoting community spirit, giving a stage to well-known poets, as well as nurturing talented young artists. With over 90 events, you can expect extraordinary poetry recitals, music events, art and workshops, while poets from all over the country will be given a chance to shine onstage. The poets performing at this year’s event include Koos Kombuis, Ashley Dowds, Hugh Hodge, John Maytham, Nic de Jager, Kobus Moolman, Lungiswa Nyatyowa, Lerato Sibanda, Philip de Vos, Diana Ferrus, Koos van der Merwe and Wendy Woodward. There will also be open-mic sessions. Tickets available from Computicket.