Welcome to the Theatre Arts Admin Collective
Sharing Resources * Developing Skills * Gaining Inspiration
"TAAC to me is like reading an old comic book. It is read by a lot of people but feels like it was made just for you."
NEWS - Call for Application
NEW DANCE LAB is a pilot performance series hosted in association with the Theatre Arts Admin Collective. The platform seeks to attract progressive and experimental new dance works and invites choreographers and artists working with dance to propose short new dance works that engage with risk, immediacy, experimentation and new research.
The selected works will be performed at Theatre Arts Admin Collective (TAAC) in Cape Town on 28 and 29 April 2017. For information, click here.
Please submit a short proposal of the work you intend to present and a one-page CV/resume to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 3 April. Selections will be communicated by 7 April.
Coming Soon ....
31st March - 2nd April
Previews of Stof Rooi, In Wag Van and Kalahari Swaan
Times - various (see side panel)
STOF ROOI - 31st March - 8pm and 1st April - 2pm
Award winning production about tapping into the haunting dreamscape between the world of the ancestors we do not yet understand, and our present day reality.
IN WAG VAN - 8pm - 1st April
Steeped in the poetic, In Wag Van is a new South African play that explores our fear of death. After losing her son to an unexplainable event, a woman lives isolated from the rest of her community.
They, who believe in old stories of the moon swallowing children to become whole again live in fear creeping into their hearts for they know in order for death to leave the night, one more child needs to be sacrificed. Devotion to faith and a fear of death, go head to head in a play where a fictional community’s hope in humanity is tested to its ultimate.
KALAHARI SWAAN - 6pm - 2nd April
A deconstruction of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake about a young miner who feeling stuck in poverty. He dreams of a better life and at night shares his dreams with the moon – a dangerous flight to freedom.
Thursday 6th - Saturday 8th April
J.Bobs LIVE - A game show double bill
J. Bobs Live - A Game Show Double Bill will be shaking up Cape Town at the Theatre Arts Admin Collective from 6-8 April 2017 at 8pm. It is the brainchild of Jozi’s l’enfant terrible, director and playwright Jefferson Tshabalala aka J.Bobs. Kiri Pink Nob (KPN) is the arts production house behind this unique event that examines, celebrates, and poignantly reflects on the vast experiences lived in South Africa’s many townships.
There will be a 2pm performance of Location / Leyekshini /Lokasie at the Black Box at the Delft Rent Office, Delft. This will be followed by a paper entitled The Darkie Author – Penning the South African Black Experience.
For more information, click here.
Capoeira Classes for 6 - 8 year olds
Camilla and Estirro from Brazil are running capoeira classes for children
Mondays (during term time) 2.30 - 3.30pm
R50/class or R500/term
Contact Camilla on 078 590 9890 or email@example.com for info or bookings.
Contact Improvisation Jams - Thursdays from 7 - 9pm
Weekly Contact Improv jams take place, either to live music or 'silent' under the leadership of Thalia Laric. A steady group of approximately 10 contact improv dancers meet. If you would like to attend, pop in just before 7pm.