Grond

Choreography: Jazzart Dance Theatre, under the direction of Alfred Hinkel
Music: Bach to Africa, Lambarena
Design: Michael Mitchell

 
 
   Frankfurt, Germany: 1998
   South African tour with Pro Helvitia: 1998
 
Grond was commissioned by Nico Dekker for the Museumsuferfest 1998 in Frankfurt, Germany. This was the first time Jazzart Dance Theatre had been invited to perform overseas. The piece was inspired by the famous speech by Thabo Mbeki, entitled "I am an African".