In September 2011, Spirit of America was invited to bring music, motion and the arts to the youth of South Africa! Through workshops, performances, and shared experience we partnered with South African organizations to inspire growth, hope, and life.
Workshops for young people throughout the tour:
Performance arts, Costume design, Make-up Design, Set construction, Back stage tech, Mosaic design, Instrument repair, Brass, Woodwinds, Percussion
Assisting the Ekhaya Multi Arts Centre in creating a new community youth music ensemble for the local township, with a committment to a five-year continuing development plan.
4 Field Show performances at King Zwelithini Stadium, Umlazi – September 6-9, 2011
Matinee performances for youth
Invited to perform as the grand finale event of Joburg’s Arts Alive International Festival at The Mandela at Joburg Theatre – September 21-25, 2011