IN­TER­EST­ING FACTS ABOUT THE DDMF

The Mercury - - ENTERTAINMENT -

1 This year the fes­ti­val cel­e­brates its sixth year in ex­is­tence. De­spite spon­sors pulling out at the last minute. The fes­ti­val heads were de­ter­mined to still put on a per­for­mance. And over­came the chal­lenge of fund­ing.

2 This year the fes­ti­val is in­cor­po­rat­ing wheel­chair bound dancers to pro­mote dis­able dancers.

3 This year more than 400 dancers will hit the floor - this is more than any other year of the pro­duc­tion. The fes­ti­val will also see the Chelsea Blair Dance Com­pany from Kloof, Ku­mari Shik­sha Dance In­sti­tute from Phoenix and In Mo­tion Dance Academy from Mar­gate mak­ing their de­but.

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