Built in 1921, and at 57m tall, the Grain Silo remains an icon of the Cape Town skyline.This investment will further the development of art in Africa and acknowledges the important cultural and financial contribution the visual arts sector makes.The Ovation Fusion Food Festival which debuted last year in August will this year be held in October, the organisers have said.The organisers, Ovation Advertising, yesterday maintained that they are serious with the event and that the food festival is on without fail.Hang out with us Join our Gitter chatroom: Town JUG/Lobby.Co-hosted by the Theatre Arts Admin Collective (TAAC) and Assitej SA (International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People), two Family Seasons took place in 2013.One was a 9-day festival that took place from the 20th - 28th March 2013 in Cape Town and the other was a 3-day festival that took place from 15-17 November 2013 in the township of Vrygrond.Co-hosted by ASSITEJ and Lunchbox Theatre, the festival expanded to Knysna and Plettenburg Bay on the Garden Route for a 3-day festival from 12th-14 April 2013.
During this period he either on his own or as main or co-author produced more than 60 publications. Examples of these included: the violence in Katorus; attacks on members of the SAP (South African Police); attacks on trains; public order policing and township-hostel violence.All in all, the Family Seasons Festival offered a valuable opportunity to promote Assitej's ' Take a child to the theatre day' campaign. This workshop was an opportunity for the group to have more in-depth input into drama skills and to develop ideas around how to tell stories using drama tools.For the festivals in Cape Town, we brought in over a 1000 children from underprivileged communities, schools and children’s homes – and for many this was their first trip to the theatre. Since this group have once again entered the Eden Drama festival, this workshop gave them a great foundation for the fleshing out their story concepts and turning them into theatre.Children and young people from the following schools attended performances: Mary Kihn School for the Partially Hearing (Observatory), Itemba (Vrygrond), Jo’s School (Vrygrond), Mary Harding School for Special Needs (Athlone), the Homestead (Khayelitsha), Baphumelele (Khayelitsha), Home for Kids in South Africa (Masiphumelele), Heatherdale (Athlone), Leliebloem (Athlone), Child Welfare (organized schools from Gugulethu, Ottery and Philippi), St Michaels (Plumstead), Hector Petersen (Kraaifontein), Isilimela (Langa), Durbanville Kinderhuis (Durbanville) and children and young people from Vrygrond. Co-hosted by the Theatre Arts Admin Collective (TAAC) and Assitej SA (International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People), The Family Season is a 10-day festival that took place from the 19th - 27th March 2012.Zeitz MOCAA, a new not-for-profit institution, will be housed in the historic Grain Silo at the V&A Waterfront, with the V&A committing over R500-million to the development required for the establishment of the Museum.