Platform 1 is a performance and choreographic platform for aspiring dancers and choreographers. The intention is to develop the performance and choreographic abilities of training dancers, while forming links between dancers, training institutions and practitioners.
Participants and collaborations include Eden College Durban, Locomotion, KwaMashu School of Dance Theatre, Dusi Dance Company, Movement Laboratory and Mzamo Kunene.
Dance and theatre practitioners involved in the Platform are Shelby Strange, Vusi Makanya, Steven El Fantastico, Thobile Maphanga, Jean van Elden, Musa Hlatshwayo, Catherine Hampton and Bryan Hiles.
Platform 1 has performances in the Playhouse Loft on September 9 at 11h00 and 19h00 and on September 10 at 14h00 and 19h00. Tickets R80 (R60 scholar/student/pensioner) available through Computicket. Tickets R50 for school block bookings through Playhouse Box office only.