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Steve Pike

Festival Founder & Director

Steve Pike aka Spike is the editor and founder of Wavescape.co.za. A surf reporter, author, journalist and lecturer in wave dynamics, Steve is also co-director of the Wavescape Festival.

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Ross Frylinck

Festival Founder & Director

Ross is a media, event and social entrepreneur. He’s worked as a commissioning editor, written books, and produced exhibitions and festivals. He’s the co-founder of the Wavescape Festival.

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Shani Judes

Festival Director

Shani Judes is a connector, curator and art facilitator based in Cape Town. Shani developed DoggyDo, founded SJ Artists, co-founded Township Art Tours, and also photographs the Sea Point Pavilion Public Swimming Pool.

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Roos Van de Weerd

Film Curator

Roos comes from the tiny land of bikes and tulips, growing up below sea-level in Amsterdam. She has worked as a freelancer in both creative and public sectors – from strategy and research at Saatchi&Saatchi to concept development for festivals, films, commercials, installations and book project. Roos also indulges in drawing and discovering the world, enjoys drinking fine teas and wishes to become a sea nymph one day.

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Alice Lazerus

Assistant Manager

Alice Lazarus has several years marketing and business development experience including 2 years as Brand manager for Bos Ice Tea and 2 years as European Marketing Manager for international toy company, KidKraft. She is also a part-time actress and given a chance, will entertain your socks off. Alice has recently learned how to swim and is making up for lost time by getting involved in a surf film festival instead of actually getting into any bodies of water