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Joburg Ballet Celebrates Youth Day in Roodepoort and Hillbrow

A special outing for school children to the Roodepoort Theatre, a partnership with the Reach For A Dream Foundation and a performance in Hillbrow all form part of Joburg Ballet’s activities celebrating Youth Day on 16 June.

Preceding Joburg Ballet’s short four-performance season of Ballets for Winter at the Roodepoort Theatre from 17 to 19 June, the company will host over 300 learners at the theatre on Youth Day. Bringing children from 16 schools in previously disadvantaged communities on the West Rand into an exhilarating theatre environment, the company’s Fun Day at the Ballet will share the joy and excitement of dance with young people who may never have experienced live performance.

The Fun Day at the Ballet will be an outing with a difference, including a performance of Ballets for Winter, a chance to meet the dancers, plus party treats for … Read More »

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