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Monday, May 26, 2014


Siwela Sonke Dance Theatre hosts auditions for its Dance Trainee Programme on May 29, 2014.

Siwela Sonke Dance Theatre (SSDT) is a professional award-winning dance theatre company based in Durban. Since its inception in 1994, it has become one of the leading dance companies in South Africa, producing and touring work nationally and internationally.

The Siwela Sonke Dance Trainee Programme is a rigorous, season-long training programme. SSDT seeks 10 talented dancers to be available weekdays, 09h00 to 17h00. The trainees will form part of the SSDT Company in a trainee capacity and will have opportunities for performance throughout the 2014 / 2015 season. A stipend will be offered to successful candidates for the duration of their tenure as SSDT trainees. The Siwela Sonke Dance Trainee Programme is made possible through a grant from the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund (NLDTF).

Auditions will take place on May 29 from 08h00 to 17h00 at Siwela Sonke Dance Theatre Salbany 1st Floor, 50 Albany Grove, Central Durban

Candidates should arrive early and be available for call-backs on May 30, 2014.

Siwela Sonke Dance Theatre operates on principles of non-racialism and equal opportunity. While every effort is made to create redress, the company strives for excellence and diversity. In this instance, this audition is open to everyone, regardless of race or gender. For more information contact Elroy Bell on email or visit or call 031 307 6685.