DOUBLE BILL: DANCE SPECTRUM 2017 & STARSTRUCK – A DISNEY DREAM (info)


Part of the National School of the Arts annual Festival of Fame.

Dance Spectrum 2017
Running time: 1 hour
Ages: All
A spectacular kaleidoscope of dance (ballet, Spanish, contemporary and Afro-fusion) staged by renowned dance teacher and director, Manuel Norambueono. This production will feature a short suite of magical highlights from Sleeping Beauty set to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent musical score; a new Spanish piece, Sorrow/Joy…The journey of Life, choreographed by Gillian Bonegio to a poem by renowned Spanish poet Federico Garcia Lorca; two stunning new contemporary works, one choreographed by Jayd Swart and the other by Phume Sikhakhane, and various other new choreographic works from NSA’s rising stars in dance.

Starstruck – a Disney Dream
Running time: 1 hour
Ages: All
In this delightful and satirical exploration of the universal Disney themes about human hopes, dreams, desires and aspirations, all the best-loved Disney songs from over the years ensure that audiences from 3 to 83 will be enchanted. The children will be singing along while the adults will relish the wicked sense of humour that weaves through the satirical verse that probes the Disney dream. You’ll leave the theatre firmly believing that ‘when you wish upon a star, makes no difference who you are, anything your heart desires will come to you’.

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