The Makana Drama Development Festival hosted by Ubom! Eastern Cape Drama Company took place at the Rhodes Theatre on Saturday 11 November. The annual festival showcases community drama productions. Junior and Senior Community drama groups performed and winners of the Senior group will be invited to apply for the National Arts Festival Fringe programme and assisted to develop their production.
Best production – Umbono by Zinzolwam Eastern Cape Creatives
Best Performance – Ingoma by Steader Nkwinti Legacy Production
Best Runner Up – 2017 Pieces by ALA Entertainment
Impromptu poets and pantsula dancers kept the audience entertained during the judging: https://youtu.be/cEdwZgFg9vY?list=UUPLAYER_grocottsmailonline