Reaching into the past to reinvent the future, Sankofa! Festival presents performances and playful interventions that explore old myths
and new realities.
The Sankofa! Festival is created and produced by Phakama’s Spotlight interns – a team of emerging artists and producers aged 18-24. The Creative Producer Internship is a six month paid opportunity for unemployed young people offering a training in the behind the scenes areas of the arts industry.
is the culmination of the project and marks an important moment in their careers as they take a leap into the unknown, move forward
on their journeys and forge new creative identities. Join us at the festival to discover their journeys – past, present and future – with Phakama.