Jackie Manyaapelo

Jackie Manyaapelo was Artistic Director of Jazzart Dance from 2010 to 2013. She has performed, choreographed and collaborated extensively, notably with Neo Muyanga, Sibongile Khumalo, Alfred Hinkel, Mark Fleishman and Magnet Theatre and Ina Wichterich. Jackie's first experimental work was a collaboration with visual artist Khaya Witbooi for the Pan African Market. In 2015 she directed and performed her first solo work, Satisfaction Index and a year later took on the lead role in Janni Younge’s The Firebird choreographed by Jay Pather. A former ICA Fellow, Jackie is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Theatre and Performance and Teaching at the University of Cape Town while working as an independent dancer and choreographer.

The Kala Express Wed 20th Nov   5pm Outside Palm Tree Mosque, Long Street
The Kala Express Thu 21st Nov   5pm Outside Palm Tree Mosque, Long Street