The Sibikwa Arts Centre Auditions 2016: Call for actors, dancers & stage managers

Are you looking for the right place to show off what you’ve got? 

The Sibikwa Arts Centre is set to hold auditions for its upcoming productions iLembe and Chapter 2, Section 9 – both to be presented at the Grahamstown National Arts Festival – Sibikwa is looking for actors, dancers and stage managers.

For iLembe, a powerful play depicting the last few months of the life of Shaka kaSenzangakhona, better known as Shaka Zulu, two young, energetic male dancers with a minimum height of 1m80 and theatre experience and a young white male actor to play the role of controversial diarist Henry Francis Fynn, British trader and one of the first Natal pioneers who became close to Shaka Zulu.

Chapter 2, Section 9, a new play documenting the phenomenon of sexual violence against gender-non-conforming women through real-life stories of victims and perpetrators, requires four actresses between the ages of 20 and 40 who have experience in storytelling.

For both productions we are looking for experienced stage managers with a driver’s licence in the case of Chapter 2, Section 9 preference will be given to a female stage manager.

Auditions will be held from Monday 11 to Thursday 14 April 2016 from 10 to 16h00 at the Sibikwa Arts Centre (13 Liverpool Park, Benoni South).

To book an audition, it is essential to call Michael Mabena on 011 422 43 59 by no later than Friday 8 April 2016; please note that a current cv must be sent to [email protected] before you can book your audition slot.

 

23 thoughts on “The Sibikwa Arts Centre Auditions 2016: Call for actors, dancers & stage managers

  • April 7, 2016 at 7:37 pm
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    Hey I am 17 years old. Each and every information can be forwarded to my e-mail. I am interested .

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    • April 8, 2016 at 10:53 pm
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      Hi i am disabled person on the wheelchair, i dnt know would you guys accept me? @ 0723580688

      M 25 old

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  • April 7, 2016 at 10:14 pm
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    Im 19 and extra in generation b scandal.get me here [email protected]

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  • April 8, 2016 at 9:20 am
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    I am really glad that such opportunities are made available to us as south african youth of today. I strongly believe that there is talent in Africa and it is just a matter of looking in the right places and finding it. I have always wanted to be an inspiration to people around me and people that need inspiration. I will never give up until i live my dream and wake up everyday facing the world with a smile. at the age of 24, i am still determined to be on South African Screens and globally mainly around Africa. If there are other opportunities, i would gladly appreciate it if possible if i can be contacted through my email address.
    Thank You.

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  • April 9, 2016 at 11:55 am
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    hello, i’m 19 years old and a second year wits student looking to take part in auditions. my contact numbers are 0739348166

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  • April 9, 2016 at 8:46 pm
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    I am interested and please get hold of m @ 071 3606 988

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  • April 11, 2016 at 1:08 pm
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    Good day i am 24 years old a poet,singer,producer and a radio presenter i am so interested kindly assist with information .

    Thank you

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  • April 11, 2016 at 1:40 pm
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    l am interested in acting and dancing drums and radio,l am a lady 24years of age from Zimbabwe l have been doing arts since l was 12years.

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  • April 11, 2016 at 4:10 pm
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    I am 15 years old . I love acting . it is in my blood

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  • April 12, 2016 at 2:35 pm
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    Iam interested in acting & I’m 27yrs old.m

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  • April 13, 2016 at 9:16 am
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    This sounds so fascinating, I would definitely love to be in the production, since I’ve been in this industry for 6 years. 3 years ago I become an educator, I wonder if its possible for the to be the part of the production?

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  • April 13, 2016 at 9:08 pm
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    I’m a 23 years old young lady whose been dreaming about acting since my childhood, I did drama in school up to matric,I couldn’t further my studies because of financial issues, I, ll be so glad to be given a chance in rythm city,and show what I have.

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  • April 15, 2016 at 4:13 pm
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    Hey I’ m a young girl who is 16 years old.Acting is what I dream about everyday.I even excel at school when we performing a play .I would be very happy i f I could get a chance to show what i have.Looking forward on hearing from Rhythm City

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  • April 17, 2016 at 9:34 am
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    hi,I’m 14 years and would like to act its my everyday dream

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  • May 17, 2016 at 1:04 am
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    hi im 22 and I would love to act its been my dream thing since I was young pls help thank

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  • August 8, 2016 at 12:24 am
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    Hi i am very much interested as i would like to see my self as an actor one day,that is my dream please.I am 20 years of age and i am a female ,my contacts are 0721227581

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  • August 8, 2016 at 9:13 pm
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    Hi my name is phethile Sibanyoni I am a 24 year old female. I am very interested in entertaining people like singing,dancing and acting. @ 0715700575

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  • October 2, 2016 at 2:12 pm
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    Im so proud to have been a part of Sibikwa and i would like to go back again i was out of words when i saw my friend Sphe on Generations the legacy(Pearl Monama) wow my friend has indeed come far to think we were both in Mthunzis Latin and American dance classess.Sibikwa is the BESSSSSSTTTT!!!!!!!!

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  • October 15, 2016 at 3:50 pm
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    Thank God for open opportunities like this ?… I would really love to be part of Sibikwa do that I can help me to expose my acting talent. God bless y’all

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  • October 29, 2016 at 10:08 pm
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    I’m a 20 year old, passionate about acting and eager to learn. I cope well under pressure and good at adjusting to new surroundings.
    please contact me.
    Thank you

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  • November 7, 2016 at 7:41 am
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    Hello I’m 26years old..I’m passionate in acting.I’ve played on some productions..I’m the face u looking 4 any character I’m up for..I like challenges n not afraid of pressure..
    Contacts:
    0630261340
    Thank you

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  • November 14, 2016 at 7:23 pm
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    Hi my name is Mary Modiba ,I am a 21 years old female and I am the face you’re looking for and I can do any character as far as acting is concern .plz

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  • November 19, 2016 at 12:31 pm
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    HI my name is Sandy 32 yrs I’m interested in acting.0729844766

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