Looking for something to do tomorrow evening? Check out the following event announcement:
UNC Cape Town 2010 Students Present:
AN EVENING IN SOUTH AFRICA
THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 5:30-7:15, Graham Memorial room 039
Produced and Presented by
STUDENTS in the FALL 2010 CAPE TOWN HONORS STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM
Welcome – Sarah Collman
“The Note” -Introduction by Jennifer Paxton
In the hours leading up to a funeral, four people discover that reconciliation doesn’t come from truth alone. This play examines the cultural stigmas associated with homosexuality and AIDs in post-apartheid South Africa.
“Conflict Diamonds” – -Introduction by Chelsea Bailey
South Africa is home to some of the largest diamond mines in the world – but would you buy a diamond if you knew it cost someone’s life?
Vinny Klokman AKA Irwin Presents: “Wild in Cape Town”
“Elephant Culling” – -Introduction by Caitlin Pardue
Each year, thousands of elephants are killed in South Africa’s game reserves in an effort to curb their population.
“Grafitti” – -Introduction by Ari van den Akker
Cape Town has cultivated a vibrant and growing street art scene, but a new bylaw targeting graffiti artists threatens to end their art.