About Us

Known as the platform of choice for many young performers, the National Eisteddfod of South Africa®  takes culture to your doorstep with regional eisteddfod events where young (and not so young!) performers can experience the magic of the arts while singing, dancing, acting, playing and painting to their heart’s delight!

The National Eisteddfod of South Africa® 

  • promotes and encourage participation in the arts
  • provides a powerful tool that builds self-confidence  and the courage to take a stand in this world 
  • serves as a springboard to prepare talented performers for a career in the performing arts
  • prides itself on giving young performers the sense of Ubuntu, a quality that embodies the universal bond of sharing and connecting communities.

 

The National Eisteddfod of South Africa®  is a registered trademark of the National Eisteddfod Academy NPC, who has since 1997 developed the tradition form of the Welsh music and poetry festival, eisteddfod, into a no-limitations platform. 

The  National Eisteddfod Academy (NEA) (Reg. No. 1997/003935/08) is a registered Non Profit Company (NPC) in terms of the Companies Act. No. 71 of 2004 (as amended).

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The website will be updated on an ongoing basis!

If there is anything that you cannot find on the website, please send an email in this regard to info@eisteddfod.co.za so that it can be attended to ASAP.