Showing the Making

Composing through the Body

Music · Voice · Dance

Location: Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, view access map
Prices and conditions

About the event

As part of The Centre for the Less Good Idea's residency at the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain.

The vocalist and composer Sbusiso Shozi, percussionist and performer Micca Manganye, and composer and choreographer Nhlanhla Mahlangu lead a performative exploration into composition using voice, body percussion and found objects. The exploration will also serve as an incubation testing of a cardboard concert, an idea being pursued in the making of the performance Sizindlebe | We Are Ears.

Performers | Angelo Moustapha, Micca Manganye, Nhlanhla Mahlangu, Sbusiso Shozi & Vusi Mdoyi
Footnoter | Athena Mazarakis & Omid Hashemi
Scenographer & Costume Designer | Nthabiseng Malaka

Practical information

Additional information

Estimated duration: 1h.
Doors open at 8:30pm.
Seated show, subject to availability.
English and French.
Shows begin at the time indicated: latecomers will only be allowed entry if this does not disturb the show.
This event will be filmed by the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain teams for distribution on our digital communication platforms and those of third parties authorized by us. The audience may appear in the produced content. If a person appears in the produced content and wishes to be removed, please contact the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain at

The Less Good Lounge
Documentation space Moments of Making (archives, documentary film and sound installation).
Bookshop space in collaboration with The Centre for the Less Good Idea and the Fondation Cartier.

Cafeteria Soré (African cuisine), open every day and evenings of performances.