Participant Profile

Qondiswa James

South Africa
Cape Town

Qondiswa James is a cultural worker living in Cape Town, South Africa. She is a theatre-maker, performance artist, writer, arts facilitator and activist. She has directed theatre works including A Faint Patch of Light (Standard Bank Ovation Award 2019) and A Howl in Makhanda  (Artscape Schools Festival). She has performed in public art interventions at Live Art Festival (2018) and Infecting the City (2019). Most recently she has co-curated the Malibongwe Women in Theatre Festival Volume 1 (Magnet Theatre). Qondiswa is currently studying her Masters in Live Art, Interdisciplinary and Public Art at the Institute of Creative Arts.