So Treal announces partnership with Business & Arts South Africa
The agreement was reached after So Treal (Pty) Ltd successfully applied for the BASA Supporting Grant Programme. This Supporting Grant Programme is designed for artists/arts organisations and businesses to assist in the activation of sponsorships across sections of arts projects in different regions of the country.
“We are pleased to have the support from Business and Arts South Africa (NPC) for the Boogie Boutique series of events. We pride ourselves in giving young artists a platform to showcase throughout multiple disciplines such as music, poetry, fine arts and dance. As an organisation, our aim is to happily marry the arts with the private sector with the aim of creating a mutually beneficial engagement between business and the arts. – Said Oginga Siwundla – Managing Director of So Treal.
On the 3rd of June 2017, Boogie Boutique will host one of Cape Town latest Hip Hop Sensations, “Contra Gang” who will be launching their Debut EP “The Code”. Special guests, Ginger Trill (JHB), P-Kuttah (JHB), Andy Mkosi (CPT) will feature on the night as opening acts with DJ’s, Kyeezi, Aux Gawd and Nodiggity on the decks.
About Business and Arts South Africa
Business and Arts South Africa is an internationally recognised South African development agency with a suite of integrated programmes implemented nationally and Internationally. BASA encourages mutually beneficial partnerships between business and the arts, securing the future development of the arts sector in South Africa and contributing to corporate success through Shared Value. Business and Arts South Africa (NPC) was founded in 1997 as a joint initiative of the Department of Arts and Culture and the business sector as a public/private partnership.
About So Treal
So Treal works in the art space and curates events to showcase the arts in it many forms and disciplines. Since 2013, So Treal has been putting out live performances, workshops, and exhibitions in Cape Town with a focus on getting young artists the opportunity to participate. Since 2013, we are proud to have given the platform to more than one hundred established and aspiring artists and exposing them to the consuming market.