Judges of the 2016 ImpACT Awards announced

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An esteemed panel of judges have been confirmed to single out the winners for the 2016 ImpACT Awards, to be held in Johannesburg in the last quarter of the year. Held annually, the Awards recognise and celebrate excellence within the arts, culture and creative sectors in South Africa.

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Into the Woods: An Impeccable KickstArt production

Into the Woods: An Impeccable KickstArt production - 5.0 out of 5 based on 1 review

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If you go into the woods today….you will be taken on a full scale adventure where the folk tales of your childhood will be beautifully and tunefully mangled. All the beloved characters that people the stuff of day dreams and nightmares come alive in the glades and dells and shadows of the woods, and, led by their unfulfilled desires, they learn the price of wanting. Every thought expresses a desire, every desire leads to an action and every action has its consequence. The stern moral lessons hidden in the stuff of fantasy and magic are taught, and, for many, the outcome is death. Skilfully plaiting the strands of several story lines as old as the hills into a contemporary folk tale, Stephen Sondheim’s Into the Woods offers a journey well worth taking…..

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Naledi 2016: Sweeney Todd and A Voice I Cannot Silence

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Durbanites can be extremely proud as both KickstArt and Sue Clarence Productions garnered three Naledi's each for 'Sweeney Todd' and 'A Voice I Cannot Silence' respectively, presented in front of a packed audience at Gold Reef City's Lyric Theatre. This was a night like no other as many of the awards presented on the evenng were 1st's in Naledi history

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Auditions to be Held for The Playhouse Company’s Actors’ Studio

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The Playhouse Company is holding auditions for young performers to join its Actors Studio, taking place on Friday, 13 May 2016 in Studio A1 (Playhouse Head Office, 29 Acutt Street, Durban). Young professionals with no less than three years practical stage experience will be considered, and applicants must also have a qualification in Drama from a tertiary institute. 

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