Rehearsals for Dance Umbrella

Dance Umbrella

PJ Sabbagha’s dance piece ‘One Night Stand’ explores the many ways people are “infected”; the pervasive invasion of things, thoughts and actions that infect us physically, emotionally and mentally. This will be presented at the Wits Theatre on February 23 and 24. Feb 2012

Dance Umbrella

Sibusiso Gantsa who plays Decius screams as Nkanyiso Kunene, playing Caesar, dies during Jay Pather’s mixed media piece based on Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar. Feb 2012

Dance Umbrella

Dancer and choreographer, Gregory Vuyani Maqoma, dances in Newtown during rehearsals for his show ‘Exit/Exist’ which follows the story of the renowned Xhosa chief, Maqoma, who helped transform the history of South Africa. Feb 2012

Dance Umbrella

Mxolisi Nkomonde and Sibusiso Gantsa rehearse for Jay Pather’s piece, ‘Qaphela Ceasar!’ inside the old Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Performances are on February 18 and 19. Feb 2012

Dance Umbrella

Fana Tshabalala leaps into the air as he dances with Muzi Shili and Teboho Letele during rehearsals for Mark Hawkins’ work ‘Dirty Laundry’. Feb 2012

Dance Umbrella

James MacGregor wears a mask as he watches from the step below the chalkboards at the old Johannesburg Stock Exchange in Johannesburg’s CBD. Feb 2012

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