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Coloured / Chameleon / Dance


Choreography & interpretation  Desiré Davids 

Actor  David Jonhson

If day followed night and 

Night followed day without neither sunset nor dawn. 

If Winter followed Summer with no Spring and Autumn… 

If the world were black and white… Is the world black and white?

Am I black/white enough for you…


The Apartheid system of racial segregation and oppression created 

a narrow identity grey zone between the highly articulated and striated bands

of black and white that were the hallmarks of its long and misguided rule. 

Occupying this nervous territory of an  unimaginative racial identity crisis,

are people of mixed race. The Coloureds...                      

                                                                                        the dance continues......

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