Venue: Grand Arena
2 October 2014
Venue: UCT Hiddingh Campus
30 September to 3 October 2014
Venue: Hugo Lambrechts Auditorium
From the very beginning, Salt dances along the border between reality and a beautifully portrayed dreamscape. Set in a psychiatric ward in which the shadows come to life, this is a tender glimpse into an innocent and carefree life confronting a new world with wide eyes.
It felt like a meal made by mom, shared by a bunch of strangers-becoming-friends around a communal recycled cardboard table.
Artist Thola Antamu strives to unravel the enigma of “The Hottentot Venus” in her one-woman performance art instalment, Exhibit S: Ode to Saartjie Baartman – a show in which the Khoi heroine is offered the rare opportunity to voice her distress.