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4 October 2017

In loving memory - SIFISO MAJOLA

It is with great sorrow that we have to inform you about the passing of Sifiso Majola on Tuesday 3 October 2017. Sifiso was a friend, a colleague, a dancer, a teacher and choreographer whose work touched many lives. He was affiliated with FLATFOOT Dance Company from Durban, South Africa. We had the honour of working with him during our Summer School in 2016, in Utrecht. We wish all of his family, friends and colleagues the courage to process this loss. He will be deeply missed. Farewell friend.

Sifiso was a born and raised a KwaMashu boy who began his dance career with PHENDUKA Dance Theatre in 2001 under the training of Sifiso Kweyama, Sbonakaliso Ndaba and Ondine Bello. While training at PHENDUKA, he developed into an extremely accomplished performer and expressed himself as a serious and dedicated student with a very strong sense of personal and professional discipline, appearing in the 2002 Daimler Chrysler award-winning work “When the outside Comes In” choreographed by Sbonakaliso Ndaba.

Majola also worked for a long stint of his formative career with Gary Gordon and Acty Tang in the First Physical Theatre Company in Grahamstown. He joined FLATFOOT in 2012 and spent 5 significant year’s with the company helping grow not just their professional performance work but also their large dance development and community engagement programmes. He has touched hundreds of lives as dancer, choreographer and teacher. In 2016 he ‘retired’ from FLATFOOT and decide to pursue a freelance career often coming into FLATFOOT for various on-going projects. He remained (and remains) a member of FLATFOOT’s family.

 

 

16 April 2018

Summer School update

A short update from the ICAF and comuArt team: unfortunately, finalizing the pre-registration for the Summer School has taken us longer than expected. …

Exciting news! We're happy to announce that from 22 to 27 July 2018 ICAF organises its second Summer School!  …

It is with great sorrow that we have to inform you about the passing of Sifiso Majola on Tuesday 3 October 2017. …

Last ICAF we had the honour of having our partner Kevin Ryan (Charnwood Arts, UK) as our official ICAF house photographer.  …

20 September 2017

MEXE-III

From 18th to 24th of September 2017 the third edition of MEXE, the international arts and community festival in Porto (Portugal), will take place! …

20 September 2017

Met-X opening of new premises

Met-x Movingmusic moved into new premises at Brede School Nieuwland in Brussels, Belgium. …

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