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Tuesday, August 9, 2016


The Durban Actors Studio has been very busy since it moved into premises to168 Mahatma Gandhi Road and started developing the organisation’s brand.

“Our youth programme, which is going into its tenth year, continues to grow term on term, our adult classes, launched in May, have been a huge success and our 1 Year Intensive, post matric programme, which starts February 2017 is receiving lots of interest, and applications!,” says Gill Brunings. “Now, we would like to take this opportunity to introduce our final line of business, Durban Actors Studio - Business Training.

The World of Performing Arts is a world of vision, spirit, vitality and communication. If you look at the World of Work; every day, in every company, the curtain rises, the lights go on and the performance begins, whilst the stage is different these two worlds have the same goals; vision, spirit, vitality and communication. We are therefore perfectly aligned to upskill your team in developing the tools needed to perform in the World of Work.

“Excellent communication skills are vital to success in life. As communication is so central to the world of work, it follows that where communication is poor or inadequate, the quality of that work – be it a product or service – will suffer as a result. The Open University. Acquiring and practicing good, effective communication at work is not a luxury or an optional extra, but essential for success.

The Durban Actors Studio offers four focused training areas: Core Communications; Teambuilding; Bespoke Training, and Private Coaching.

“Our internationally-accomplished facilitators have a highly successful track record with various companies including; Siemens, SMILE Communications, Tetrapak and The Gauteng Provincial Legislature. We know the communication areas businesses face on a day to day basis; which is to differentiate ourselves, our service and our product; we also know the theatrical key to cultivate performance excellence,” adds Brunings.

The Durban Actors Studio is situated at 168 Mahatma Gandhi Road. For more information contact Gill Brunings on 083 326 3257 or 031 337 0173 or 031 826 9644 or fax: 086 5746102. Alternately email or visit