Drama students started their tours of schools and communities on 18 September at Zonnebloem NEST school. Extraordinary and specifically-made theatre pieces wiĺl travel to schools in Khayelitsha, Belhar, Claremont, District 6, and Lansdowne. Also featuring prominently will be performances reminiscing with older people in senior homes and an inclusive theatre piece with the Oasis Foundation.
Next week two companies go to work in Clanwilliam, from the merging dance and drama departments, and another company to McGregor to work with the Mothertongue Project early years theatre company.
Popularly known as applied theatre, this work is designed as service learning for undergraduate students.
Contact usCentre for Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies University of Cape Town Private Bag X3 7701 Rondeboschctdps@uct.ac.za