Arts and Culture continues to conduct Master Classes under the Living Legends Legacy Programme

26 Jan 2016

Arts and Culture logoThe Department of Arts and Culture invites members of the media to the Master Classes that will take place from tomorrow Wednesday, 27 – 29 January 2016 at the State Theatre in Pretoria and Market Theatre in Johannesburg respectively.

These Master Classes will be conducted by the following Legends:

Dance Masterclass with Sandra Rosenberg; She is dancer, choreographer, director, educationist, and She has been an examiner and adjudicator for 48 years.

Orchestra Pit, Drama Masterclass with Zwelakhe Mtsaka; He is an Educator Assessor, Lecturer and a speaker – also delivered a paper at Ismailia University, Egypt, on use of Theatre for Development in addressing community health related issues.

Dance Masterclass with Fred Hagenmann. He is a dancer, choreographer, director, educationist and movement lecturer. He also offered mime courses at the National Arts Festival, Grahamstown.

The Master Class is part of the Living Legends Legacy Programme launched in August 2015 by the Department of Arts and Culture to honour the living legends across all arts disciplines for their contribution in the Arts, Culture and Heritage sector. The living legends conduct Master Classes from the legend’s artistically journey in the form of experiential classes and lectures based on wisdom, skill and experience in their areas of expertise.

The initiative is meant to engage the living legends actively in programmes that promote arts and culture development as well as providing opportunities for them to interact and share their knowledge and experience with the younger generation of artists.

Members of the media are invited as follows:

  • Details of the event:

Date:    27 January 2016

         Time:   10:00 – 13:00

          Venue: State Theatre(Studio 4d), Pretoria


  • Details of the event:

Date:    28 January 2016

          Time:   10:00 – 13:00

          Venue: State Theatre(Studio 1), Pretoria

  • Details of the event:

          Date:    29 January 2016

          Time:   09:00 – 11:00

          Venue: The Market Theatre(Barney Theatre), Johannesburg



Media RSPVs:     Obed Makgoale: /012 441 3717/ 079 311 8546

Media Enquiries: Teresa Magidela:, /012 441 3626/ 060 601 7724


Issued by the Department of Arts & Culture

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