* Above and right: Wendi Abrahams and the girls, ranging from 14 to 18, rehearse a piece called Til theres nothing left, choreographed by Jamie-Lee Jansen, one of the teachers at 34/18 Youth Dance Company. Ms Abrahams said in this piece Ms Jansen portrayed our present reality. We use and abuse our natural resources until theres nothing left, she said.

Wendi Abrahams, dance instructor from 34/18 Youth Dance Company in Grassy Park, will be off to the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, today Wednesday June 26, where they will be performing from Friday June 28 to Sunday June 30, in the Centenary Hall. In 2017 the dancing group won the Standard Bank Encore Award, and they have been called back to perform at the arts festival this year.