The South African Library for the Blind (SALB) is proud to present this unique and multi-faceted concert as part of its Centenary Celebrations in 2019. The Blind Date Variety Concert is part of the National Arts Festival taking place in Makhanda (Grahamstown) during June/July 2019. The show features performers who, while not blessed with the gift of sight, have certainly been blessed with talent!
Date/Time: Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 June at 15:00
Venue: National English Literary Museum (NELM), Worcester Street, Grahamstown
Tickets R80. Book at nationalartsfestival.co.za/events/the-blind-date/
Hosted by the warm and entertaining Fiks Mahola (7de Laan's Simphiwe Mashiya), the show features the poetry of Lelethu "Poetic Soul" Mahambehlala and Dr William Rowland (Chairman of the South African Library for the Blind). The musical talents of Singer/ Songwriter Steve Kekana will share the stage with vocalist and guitarist Lois Strachan, singer Melikhaya Hugh, singer and keyboardist Gavin Grundlingh, flute and keyboard siblings PJ and Elna Durr and pianist Michelle Nell. Audiences will be treated to an relaxed afternoon of entertainment by a talented group of artists who "see" the world in a very special way...