This event has been drawing crowds since its inception in 2000 and currently ranks as No 4 in the world!
Now for those of you who are unsure about what it’s about or feel apprehensive by the thought of dressing in black and ‘enjoying’ the sounds emanating from what sounds like instruments falling down stairs, worry not! The festival boasts more than 40 International and local artists to choose from, so whatever type of jazz you prefer you’re sure to find it! The festival itself runs over a period of two days, namely Friday the 30th of March and Saturday the 31st, with five stages to choose from.
So who’s going to be there? Hugh Masekela, Zamajobe, Unathi and Lauryn Hill! So what are you waiting for! Get those tickets now! Book at Computicket.
For those professional artists wanting to build on their expertise why not try one of the many Training and Development classes available to you. Whether the Master Classes or even the Arts Journalism course, there’s something for everyone!
Now for the info to get you in!
Tickets are R550 for a weekend pass and R400 for a day. If you’re only interested in selected performances it is R40 per show.
Food can be bought on site, and there are ATM facilities!
It all takes place at:
Cape Town International Convention Center
1 Lower Long Street
Cape Town, Western Cape 8000
For further information call +27 21 4618613/ +27 21 4618614
For the festival plan go to http://www.capetownjazzfest.com/plan.aspx for more info!
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