Woodstock Live, Sunday 20 March 2016
Trafalgar Park, Woodstock.
The Kaggen Music and Film Trust is planning a series of diverse, multi-faceted events in Cape Town in 2016.
Woodstock Live is about establishing an environment of creative expression and engagement through spontaneous and meaningful cultural conversations and innovative ideas to promote artistic integrity and fearlessness.
Various socially-focused music events consisting of a series of multi genre park festivals,a tea party for the elderly and a music festival for children will be staged at Trafalgar Park, District 6, Woodstock, throughout the year.The Woodstock Live brand is inviting Cape Town communities to connect with each other through these events.
The Launch Event
The first Woodstock Live music concert will be held on Sunday 20 March.Trafalgar Park (Corner of Searle Street and Victoria Road.)Gates open at 13h00. Concert from 14h00 to 24h00. The line up includes the following popular South African artists:
· Das Kapital
· Mix n Blend
· Los Tacos
· DJ InviZAble feat. Computer General
· Manny Walters
· Ben Dey & the Concrete Lions
· The Liminals
Tickets are available athttp://www.ticketpro.co.za/
Children under 12 (accompanied by adult) FREE
Learners under 18 (accompanied by adult) R80.00
Limited Early Bird Special R100.00
At the Gate R130.00
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The Kaggen Music and Film Trust’s – Woodstock Live project:
Christopher de Vries,The Kaggen Music and Film Trustsays: “As a collective we acknowledge the past and celebrate the evolution of Woodstock, striving for an inclusive approach between creative industry, local residents, businesses and communities.Our business model for Woodstock Live is based on the social enterprise model.Our first objective is to develop a sustainable model over a term and then following this phase we will aim to develop a profitable series of events.
Some of the proceeds from the series will be then be allocated to social beneficiary projects. The Kaggen Music and Film Trust, together with our social outcomes partner, The Big Issue, http://www.bigissue.co.za,will be the advisory team, responsible for the distribution of the projected revenue.We are also exploring additional areas of collaboration as we develop the partnership, for example skills share, staffing, training and music collaborations.”
Jessica Schnehage, project manager for Woodstock Live: “Woodstock Live encourages collaboration and emphasises the importance of bridging divides by bringing different cultures and genres into the same creative space.We are inspired by individuals who embrace their own individuality while contributing to those around them.”