Amazing acapella

An acapella group in the 2018 competition.

The student representative council (SRC) of Stellenbosch University (SU) acapella competition, SU Acapella, takes place in the Endler hall of the Konservatorium in Victoria Street in Stellenbosch, from Friday August 9 to Tuesday August 13 (preliminary), Wednesday August 21, Saturday 24 and Sunday August 25 (semi-finals), and Sunday September 1 (finals). Students take part across four different categories: male, female, mixed, and a newly introduced open category added for groups that aren’t affiliated with residences or PSO (private students) wards. Judging the competition will be baritone Barend van der Westhuizen, soprano Lauren Dasappa, jazz singer Babalwa Mentjies and composer Arthur Feder. Tickets cost R50 (preliminary), R75 (semi-finals), and R130 (finals). Contact Blaine Josephs at srcculture@sun.ac.za or 072 263 8649.