Oratorio of a Forgotten Youth: Mandla Mlangeni and the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra (and Gugulethu Voices)

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 2019-06-15
6:00 am - 10:00 am

Event Price
R200 (Student and school Discounts Available)

Event Contact Details
afe.bhekisizwe@gmail.com

Location
Artscape Opera House
DF Malan Street Foreshore
Cape Town
Western Cape


Description

Standard Bank Young Artist for Jazz 2019, Mandla Mlangeni, will provide a musical journey as part of Oratorio of a Forgotten Youth: Musical Reflections on the Youth of ’76. A retrospective on the uprisings of 16 June 1976, the production intends to mark the 40th anniversary of these events through a musical and theatrical narrative.

Directed by Mandla Mbothwe, it features a cast of accomplished artists, such as Afrika Mkhize, Lesego Rampolokeng, and Mark Fransman, Thembi Mtshali-Jones and Bo Petersen, amongst many others. Joining these artists are the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra.