UNITED AFRICAN UTOPIAS

DESIGN + PERFORMANCE

UNITED AFRICAN UTOPIAS

THE SKELETON CREW TEAMED UP WITH ARTISTS, MUSICIANS AND PERFORMANCE ARTISTS INCLUDING HANS NARVA + TANJA KRONE (BERLIN), SIYABONGA MTHEMBU, MALCOLM JIYANE, JANE RADEMEYER, LANI VAN DER MERWE, ILKE ALEXANDER, NKOTO MALEBYE AND SIMPHIWE TSHABALALA  TO CREATE A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE IN GHANDI SQUARE  ON 9/11 (2011). THE UNITED AFRICAN UTOPIAS ARE MADE UP OF GRACELAND, JUJUSTAN, NEVERÄVERLAND, ZUMANIA AND VADALAND (AS IMAGINED BY THE SKELETON CREW).

EACH OF THE DIFFERENT UTOPIAN COUNTRIES WERE INTRODUCED AND REPRESENTED WITH A PERFORMANCE + NATIONAL ANTHEM, AND AT THE END OF THE EVENT THE AUDIENCE WERE INVITED TO FILL IN APPLICATIONS FORMS FOR CITIZENSHIP FOR THEIR COUNTRIES OF CHOICE.