A chance for ballet dancers to shine on the stage

2015-09-03 06:00

Entries are now open for the 2nd Prague Competition, a contest for top pre-professional South African ballet dancers.

Dancers will be competing for a chance to attend the 14thPrague International Ballet Masterclasses in August 2016. The prize, valued at more than R40, 000, includes return airfares to Prague, plus all other expenses paid. The competition takes place at Artscape with the final round presented in the Artscape Opera House on Sunday 4 October at 18:00. It will follow the final performance of Cape Town City Ballet’s upcoming season of the ballet, Giselle.

Male and female pre-professional classical ballet dancers aged between 16 and 19 can email admin@capetowncityballet.org.za for more information and entry forms. Tickets to watch the competition cost R80 ,are available from Computicket

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