The third intake of Artscape’s technical trainees has received University of Stellenbosch accredited NQF level 6 certificates in Technical Stage Practice at a graduation ceremony on 25 November at the Artscape Theatre Centre.
Artscape, one of the first cultural institutions in the country to offer a one-year technical training programme in South Africa, has opened applications for the 2015 intake at the Artscape Technical Training Academy.
The programme aims to educate and train students in the key technical disciplines of professional theatre arts. On successful completion of the programme students will have the required skill associated with professional technical stage practice.
Artscape and its associated arts companies this year present three spectacular events to welcome 2014.
At the Artscape Theatre Centre on the Cape Town Foreshore, the latest Paul Slabolepszy play, My Low-Fat, Almost Italian Wedding plays at the Artscape Arena with Cape Town City Ballet dancing the year away with the Cole Porter ballet, Night and Day.
Gauteng musicians have broken the Western Cape’s iron grip on the annual Artscape National Youth Music Competition with three contestants playing in the scintillating final round of the contest.