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Monday, May 18, 2015


Jazzart Dance Theatre’s 3-Year Dance Training Programme Open Auditions will take place at Artscape Theatre in Cape Town on June 8.

Jazzart Dance Theatre is acknowledged as one of South Africa’s leading contemporary dance theatre companies. Jazzart has been built on a 40 year history of transformative practice which challenged the dance status quo through innovative performance and training. Now, through inter-disciplinary collaborations with a diverse range of creators and artists, the company pursues creative excellence through socially impactful productions and development executed by multi-talented dancers to challenge industry and societal stereotypes. Jazzart’s vision is to be a transformative contemporary African dance theatre company rooted in a deep and reflective understanding of the world.

Trainees must be at least 17 years old and have completed Grade 12 (or equivalent). Bring a copy of your ID and Matric Certificate.

Wear comfortable clothes. No shoes are needed. No prior dance training is required.

The auditions will take place on June 8 at the Jazzart Studio (report to Stage Door), Artscape Theatre, 5th Floor, Cnr Hertzog Boulevard, DsF Malan Street, Cape Town. Call-backs will take place on June 9 and 10.

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