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Calling all Women! MTN Bushfire Festival are auditioning for a new MC

MTN Bushfire, one of Africa’s biggest music and arts festivals, is thrilled to introduce an exciting new competition.

Auditions are being held for a female MC from Eswatini to co-host on the Main Stage of MTN Bushfire alongside Khonza Kunene, the current official MC for the festival.

MTN Bushfire invites established or aspiring event female MCs with a charming personality, the confidence to work the stage, and that x-factor, to audition to become the official co-host of MTN Bushfire 2019.

Individuals interested in taking their shot at this great opportunity, are invited to send a short biography and a video clip that demonstrates their MC abilities using the official Audition Script below, via WhatsApp to +26879418899. Closing date is Tuesday, 2nd of April 2019 at 17H00.

Successful candidates will be shortlisted and called in for live auditions on the 5th of April 2019, where a panel of judges will choose the final winner to grace the MTN Bushfire main stage from May 24th – 16th 2019.

These auditions are an amazing opportunity to be part of one of Africa’s top festivals.

For enquiries, please contact us on or +2528 2040

MTN Bushfire MC Search: Audition Script

MTN Bushfire is excited to announce the official launch of the its 13th edition.  MTN Bushfire 2019 will take place from the 24th to the 26th of May. Winner of the African Best Responsible Event Award in 2017, MTN Bushfire has also been hailed in by CNN as one of the “7 African music festivals you really have to see” and listed by BBC as a “Top African Festival.” More than simply a music festival, MTN Bushfire is a holistic experience made up of a rich texture of arts, cultures, crafts, food markets, and specialized zones that combine to create an explosive three-day event and a memorable take home experience.