Infecting The City is proud to announce an extension of the Festival for 2013. Rained out from its scheduled time, the Afro Galactic Dream Factory will now take place at Hiddingh Hall on Tuesday 26 March at 8.30 pm.
The Afro Galactic Dream Factory is an afro-techno audio-visual symphony, a mash-up of musical genres and artistic disciplines thrown into the bountiful void of outer space, the place of our future paradise regained, remixed, re-dreamed and relaunched.
Featuring an eclectic group of artists and musicians brought together
by director and producer, Catherine Henegan, the Afro Galactic Dream Factory is performed by Jimmy Rage, Mr Sakitumi & the Grrrl, Masello Motana, Bliksemstraal, Lee Thomson, Ross McDonald, Bongani Magatyana and The Mafrica Mbube Singers.
Set in world somewhere in the future, they celebrate the revolution’s
evolution beyond the prescripts of racism, war, violence and other earthly
limitations. Lest they should forget, they also remember darker days back on
earth where these things still existed and prevailed.
The Infecting the City Public Arts Festival is presented by the Africa Centre. The Afro Galactic Dream Factory is presented in partnership with the Gordon Institute for Performing and Creative Arts (GIPCA), and supported by the Performing Arts Fund NL. This event will take place at Hiddingh Hall, UCT Hiddingh Campus, 31-37 Orange Street, Cape Town, at 8.30pm on Tuesday 26 March. Entrance is free and no booking is required. For more information, please contact 021 418 3336 or 021 480 7156.
About the Africa Centre:
The Africa Centre was established in 2005 as an international creative centre
and social innovator based in Cape Town. The vision of the Africa Centre is brought to life with a number of projects that either play out through the calendar year, or online. For more information on the Africa Centre visit www.africacentre.net, or phone 021 418 3336.