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New Director for Arts Education The Grahamstown Foundation is delighted to introduce Ingrid Wylde as the recently appointed Director of Arts Education, taking over from Neville Engelbrecht who left at the end of October. Well known as the artistic director … Continue reading

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Rank Order of Top 100 De Beers English Olympiad Winners

The Grahamstown Foundation and the South African Council of English Education (SACEE) have announced the rank order of the Top 100 De Beers English Olympiad winners at an official prize giving ceremony held in Grahamstown on Thursday 12 July. Please … Continue reading

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La Rosa Dance Company at the 2012 National Arts Festival

La Rosa, South Africa’s premier Spanish Dance Company will present Bernarda at the 2012 National Arts Festival. The Production is a fusion of Flamenco dance, Asian aesthetic and heightened theatricality. For more information on the Company as well as their … Continue reading

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De Beers English Olympiad 2012: Results to be released during July 2012

Thank you to all who participated in this year’s De Beers English Olympiad exam! We hope you enjoyed it! Please note that results for the 2012 exam will be released in July 2012. This is after the official Prizegiving where … Continue reading

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De Beers National English Olympiad – Call for 2012 Entries

The De Beers English Olympiad, which saw over 7000 entries this year, has made a call for the 2012 Olympiad Exam, which will be written on Tuesday 6 March. The theme for 2012 is “When Urban Meets Rural” (the anthology … Continue reading

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OuR FinAL ScHo0Ls FeStiVals ArE ARoUnd tHe CorNeR!

The Grahamstown Foundation’s annual SASOL Gauteng Schools Festivals are here again and will see 1 000 delegates from all around the province taking part in an exciting display of some of South Africa’s top productions, lectures and workshops! Date: 13 … Continue reading

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They May be Young, but…

From 10-14 July we held a very successful Standard Bank National Schools Festival in Grahamstown, South Africa. Just over 900 matric students from all around Southern Africa came together to experience 5 full days of the Arts. What transpired can … Continue reading

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