Children’s Live Podcast

Join Milani Sepuru where she will present her podcast, featuring the characters Lokshin Dogs.

Ages: 4 – 8 years

Featured Books:

1. Lokshin Dogs Colouring Book (100 Pages)
Explore the vibrant world of Meadowlands, Soweto, through intricate illustrations. Each page, from bustling markets to mystical encounters, is a canvas waiting to be brought to life.

2. Lokshin Dogs Daisy and Spotti Activity Books (50 Pages Each)
Join Daisy and Spotti on adventures filled with puzzles, mazes, and word searches. These activity books stimulate young minds and foster creativity, inviting children to participate in the whimsical world of Lokshin Dogs.

Award winning journalist Marian Scher on feature writing and writing non-fiction.

Marion Scher, award-winning journalist, author and media consultant, has written much about mental health over the last 28 years. She received a Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Journalism Fellowship from the Carter Center in Atlanta in 2005. Her previous book around people’s lived experiences with mental health issues, Surfacing – people coping with depression and mental illness was published in 2021. Her latest book is called Big Bully.

Age Restriction: 14+

Sue Nyathi, bestselling novelist, on writing for TV

“Sukoluhle “Sue” Nyathi was born, bred and educated in Bulawayo, and now resides in South Africa. She describes herself as an investment analyst by profession and a writer by passion. She has a career spanning over 15 years in the financial services sector which fate retired her from in 2018 so she could pursue writing full time. This has led her to not only focusing on fiction writing but screen writing too.

Sue is the author of three published novels: The Polygamist (2012) The Gold Diggers (2018) and A Family Affair (2020) She recently edited an anthology titled: When Secrets Become Stories, Women Speak Out(2021) which is a compilation of nonfiction essays with a gender based violence theme.”

Age Restriction: 14+

Sunday Fest

A Day of Music and Marimbas

Join us for SundayFest, one of RedFest’s most popular events, featuring a not-to-be-missed Marimba Festival with top schools from Johannesburg participating. The day continues with music by Jesse Clegg and Zolani Mahola (best known for her time with Freshly Ground). The Village on Oval is the ideal destination for a family day out or holding venue between theatre shows. There’s no better way to spend a Sunday than with fantastic food and entertainment at RedFest!

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