Township – Bar

Township – Bar Making friends through one coincidence after another. The road that lead us to the Township this Sunday was already known to us. A road that we used every day. A road that we know well with all its corners and edges, bends, junctions and bumps. But on this day we were supposed Read more about Township – Bar[…]

Pre-Performance – Generalprobe

Pre – Performance „I hope you feel really proud of your work yesterday. Thanks so much again!“ ”Today’s show was awesome. You can be so proud of yourself!” „Thanks sooo much for the event on tuesday. I am so in awe of you. You really inspire me.“ Things, I couldn’t wait to hear for days Read more about Pre-Performance – Generalprobe[…]

The Kids of Philippi – Die Kids von Philippi

The Kids of Philippi (for German please scroll down) By Alexandra Fung. For the fourth year in a row I travel to Cape Town. How easy you fall in love with this city: The everlasting summer and the bright blue sky, the picturesque coastline with mile long beaches and idyllic bays, and in the background Read more about The Kids of Philippi – Die Kids von Philippi[…]

Dance for a Chance – The Story

The Story The two brothers Sbu and Olvetu live in a quite normal Township. They are surrounded by their community and live their everyday life. Sbu and Olvetu feel like they are in good hands. They are happy in their Township. One day, however, they realize that there is more outside their usual sphere. They Read more about Dance for a Chance – The Story[…]

Projekt: “Make a Wish”

Make a Wish In February Alexandra Pfaffinger and I would like to found the project “Make a Wish” in support of Max Harbauer, who studied media design in munich, David Tang and other people who are interested. The project for the children of the township Philippi is dependent on sponsors from all over the world. Read more about Projekt: “Make a Wish”[…]

Day Zero – Tag Null

Day Zero What happens when we run out of water? Isn’t it the basis of everything? Water, nutrition basic physiological needs – The basis for Life, the basis to crate, the basis to evolve. The American psychologist Maslow already recognized this. There is already not enough drinking water for all people in the townships but Read more about Day Zero – Tag Null[…]

Lionshead – Löwenkopf

Lionshead Sometimes there are moments where I simply don’t know how to go on. Moments where I just question everything. I worry that what I am doing is making any sense at all. If I am actually able to reach out to anyone or anything and whether I should continue doing things like I have Read more about Lionshead – Löwenkopf[…]

First Dance Class – Erste Tanzstunden

first dance class Somehow it always seems to work out differently than one initially expected. Especially when it comes to working with children. Spontaneity, creativity and maintaining serenity are the means to this purpose. Right from the start it was very clear to me that it might turn out to be “different” to what I Read more about First Dance Class – Erste Tanzstunden[…]

Cape Town vs. Township

Township vs. Cape Town I’m not quite sure whether it’s fair to already make a comparison between Cape Town and Philippi. I was already able to see Cape Town from different angles and views, heights and levels, while I haven’t seen that much of Philippi. But I still would like to contrast these two extremes Read more about Cape Town vs. Township[…]

South Africa – incredibly multifaceted, incredibly unique – Südafrika – so vielseitig, so einzigartig

South Africa – incredibly multifaceted, incredibly unique or „my first days here in Capetown“ It’s been two weeks already since we entered the airport in Munich. It’s been also two weeks since we landed in Capetown safe and sound and moved into our apartment for the first month here. Those two weeks passed by so Read more about South Africa – incredibly multifaceted, incredibly unique – Südafrika – so vielseitig, so einzigartig[…]