By Ramotswedi Rammutla
Mahikeng: Street KID Media Foundation has announced the opening of the Auditions for the Bakwena Baga Molopyane Heritage Week 2021. The festival which will be held differently in 2021; auditions will open to those wishing to perform and form part of the line up for the annually hosted provincial event.
The week encompasses the Proudly Bokone Bophirima Arts Conference, Spring Brake Arts Festival and the Boikhutso Children’s Theater; the hybrid events are due to take place between September and December 2021 both physically and digitally.
The organisation has announced that they will host mock auditions on September 18th which will act as the initial auditions for local artists and groups, the main auditions will be held on September 25th both at Love and Peace Street in Tsetse Village, Mahikeng. Online Auditions will also be opened for those outside Mahikeng and other areas from September 18th and close on September 30th
Participants are requested to register through the organisations Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/StreetKIDMediaFoundation or by contacting the administrators on 076337873 and 0609148905 on WhatsApp.
Participants are expected to submit performance video clips (no longer than 60 seconds) or audio tracks on the organisations Facebook page, the participants will be judged on the number of likes and participation on their submitted clips and links. The highest likes will get you space on the lie up. While physical selection would be made at the auditions in Tsetse Village.
Artists are encouraged to enter and get an opportunity to form part of the biggest local artist engagement and exchange in Bokone Bophirima. Please note that all COVID 19 protocols will be adhered to; no mask no entry and social distancing must be maintained.