About Us

Known as the platform of choice for many young performers, the National Eisteddfod of South Africa®

  • promotes and encourage participation in the arts
  • offers young performers the opportunity to experience the magic of 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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