Young Rural & Creative

Young Rural & Creative seeks to explore and diagnose the journey of young rural-based creatives pre- and post-the COVID-19 pandemic. The conversation aims to explore, reflect, and propose interventions foreasing the burden on rural-based creatives to enable them to maximise their talent. The podcast seeks to achieve this through a variety show model, also known as variety arts or variety entertainment, comprised of various acts, including musical performances, poetry, and dialogue with rural-based creatives.
27 Mar 2023 English South Africa Arts · Business

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