Artscape sizzles with innovative stage fareArtscape
The Artscape Theatre Centre sizzles with innovative stage fare to thaw out the winter cold that includes pole dancing, youth jazz and music concerts.
Grieta Kry Geleerdheid – 22 May 2012 to 3 June (± 2 hrs)
In this Afrikaans translation of Educating Rita at the Arena, Grieta is fed-up with all the gossip at the hair salon and she wants to know things to make her own choices. She is looking for wisdom. The team behind Shirley Valentyn is back with another Willy Russell hit! Tickets cost R115.
For media information, call Pedro Kruger at 021 976 1761, 082 927 1023, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Send CT to Canberra FUNdraiser – 23 May 2012 (±1,5 hrs)
Help send three Cape Town improvisers to an international improvising festival. An extra-large helping of Cape Town’s longest running comedy show at the Theatre. Tickets cost R120.
For media information, call Candice D’Arcy at 021 461 5273, 083 456 8335, e-mail: email@example.com
Pole Dancing Showcase – 26 May 2012 (± 2 hrs)
Pole dancing requires the flexibility and agility of sport, and the grace, creativity, and passion of dance. Experience the beauty and strength of pole dancing at the Theatre and be ready to observe it in a new light, as students from various studios showcase the sheer physical strength, skill, stamina, and fun of pole dancing. Combined with special acts of other aerial arts and dance forms, this showcase promises to provide an entertaining, refreshing and unforgettable entertainment spectacle. Tickets range from R150 to R195.
For media information, call Donata Fell at 021 424 1243, 071 419 2020, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Music Industry Workshops – 1 & 2 June 2012 (± 12 hrs)
Coinciding with the Artscape Youth Jazz Festival, the Artscape Resource Centre hosts a series of weekend workshops of exploration, entertainment, learning and networking to demystify the music industry at various Artscape venues. Entrance is free.
For media information, call Ukhona Mlandu-Letsik at 021 410 9952, 082 462 2237, e-mail: email@example.com
Youth Jazz Festival – 2 June 2012 (± 2,5 hrs)
Come and celebrate a decade of youth jazz development and education at the Theatre. Young talented solo instrumentalists and singers are to perform with a professional jazz group to mark Artscape tenth year of youth jazz advancement. Featuring Ian Smith, Andrew Ford, Kevin Gibson, Wesley Rustin with Soloists Whitney Olivier, Angelo Panizza, Lindelo Mangesi, Marce’ Underwood, Mark Williams, Brendon Hendricks and Adele Wyngaard. Tickets cost R115.
For media information, call Berniece Friedmann at 021 434 4951, 082 892 5877, e-mail: Bernfried@kingsley.co.za
Athlone Academy Benefit Concert – 3 June 2012 (± 2 hrs)
Come and enjoy a concert at the Theatre, featuring Windworx, to raise funds for the Athlone Academy of Music. Established in 1994, the academy provides music tuition far beyond the Athlone area. Tickets cost R65.
For media information, call Thurston Brown at 021 637 3072, 078 220 4655, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Moves – 9 June 2012 (± 2 hrs)
This presentation by the Bridgetown Theatre at the Arena is a musical dance drama that awakens the dancer and singer hidden in everyone. It is a revelation of what happens when the worlds of spiritual dancing and singing and hip hop converge. Tickets cost R60.
For media information, call Candice Jansen at 076 958 9593, e-mail: Candice@headsupcomm.co.za
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Web site: http://www.artscape.co.za
Artscape Theatre Complex, DF Malan Street Foreshore Cape Town Western Cape South Africa