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Just Festival 2016: From the Edge

'We want to unsettle, challenge and inspire our audiences...by offering a platform to people and ideas which sit outside the mainstream.' The Just Festival is...

Just Festival 2015: Austin Sound Exchange

It's 2pm in Edinburgh, but it's only 8am in Austin, Texas. Not many of us look too bright at that time in the morning,...

Just Festival 2015: Nelson Mandela: the Myth and Me

The first time Khalo Matabane heard Nelson Mandela's name he was seven years old and living in Ga Mphahlele, a village in Limpopo. It...

Just Festival 2015: Gypsy/Travellers – Has Time Run Out? and Moving...

'Everyone should be allowed to live according to their ethnicity' Most of us probably agree with that statement; in a multicultural society we live alongside...

Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015 Just Festival 2015 : After Freedom***

'You were oppressed: I am free' Apartheid is history; the youth of South Africa want to get on with their lives - but should they...

2015 Just Festival: 15 Years of Light

There is, says Fiona Stewart, 'something provocative about telling the truth'. Foolproof Creative Arts, of which Fiona is Creative Director, is one of this year's...

just Festival review: Simply Soweto Encha *****

'Nine years ago we began a journey full of hope, love and laughter' says Morgan, charismatic lead singer of a band oozing charm. As...

What’s On in Edinburgh this week

MONDAY 11TH AUGUST 2014 Phill Jupitus: Sketch Comic.  The National Galleries of Scotland are letting legendary stand-up, poet and roving sketchsmith Phill Jupitus loose in...

just Festival: Manchester International Roots Orchestra *****

'It was like paradise coming to the RNCM' - that's how Michael Cretu describes the start of the Manchester International Roots Orchestra (MIRO) of...

Simply Soweto Encha – from the townships to the world

Sometimes we only seem to hear negative news about Soweto; the terrible living conditions, the lack of facilities and the poverty of many residents...