Best Projects 2021 features all the nominated entries submitted ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs.
BLACK SEED THEATRE
Published on September 29, 2021 um 15:00
Type of Enterprise
Year the ngo or company was founded
Explain your project in details:
We are a mobile academy that offers self-esteem, self-confidence, literature and English. We offer hour Saturday Classes Specialize in Theatre Acting, Camera Acting, Radio Training, Voice Acting, Confidence Enhancement, Presenting, Miming, Public Speaking and Musical Theatre and 1hour Group Classes Specializing in Vocal Range, Artist Development, Vocal Health, Recordings and finding your unique voice. There are two major shows for all the students the mid year performance, all the acting students get to do monologues and the vocal students get to sing their songs. The end of the year performance includes one show with all the disciplines or subject. We are opening this program to empower the youth and kids to be more involved in arts and culture and help them to be more expressive with the different talents they might have. We are requesting for a space to hold these classes on a weekly basis, every Saturday during the different scheduled times, we would like to collaborate with the schools to help us implement this program.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
The program is for kids to be expressive and use the arts as a form of therapy and self-esteem enhancement, help them learn English and endogenous languages through the creative arts. The children will get an opportunity to learn art of characterisation, physical performance, learn directing skills, public speaking, assistance with school speeches improve communication and alleviate anxiety.
Sustainability and future plans
ACTING CLASSES (GROUP) 1 hour Saturday Classes Specialize in Theatre Acting, Camera Acting, Radio Training, Voice Acting, Confidence Enhancement, Presenting, Miming, Public Speaking and Musical Theatre. VOCAL TRAINING 1 hour Group Classes Specializing in Vocal Range, Artist Development, Vocal Health, Recordings and finding your unique voice. There are two major shows for all the students the mid year performance, all the acting students get to do monologues and the vocal students get to sing their songs. The end of the year performance includes one show with all the disciplines or subjects. Classes are available from ages between 7 until 80 years old. All age groups will be separated to their time slot.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
Dear Sir/Madame My name is Nolwazi Ngobeni I grew up in a small village called Mogogelo in Hammanskraal, and currently live in Soshanguve, block HH, Pretoria, South Africa. I am an individual who believes in new learning experiences and knowledge that will help me in my passion of storytelling. I am a fast learner who is more creative when it comes to problem solving, team building and communication skills, I have acquired these skills at Mmabana and AFDA where team work is encouraged in order to build connections, these skills helped me to be more prepared when building or creating a film or a theatre piece. During my High school years in Hendrick Verwoerd High School I got an opportunity to go to London for a month for Drama and Speech internship, the opportunity helped me to be more open about the stories I want to tell, in terms of representation of various stories that one can produce or portray. I am a BA graduate in Motion Picture Medium, obtained it at AFDA (African Film Drama Arts) College in Port Elizabeth in 2019. I have acquired skills like writing, directing, and acting, make-up and styling and production design, through AFDA one has been able to do more than one subject in the first and second year, in my third year I majored in Producing (a module that acquires all of the production phases from Development, Production, Pre-production, Marketing and Distribution), with producing we are required to produce the film and that entails organization skills, communication skills and being able to push ones team to a successful body of work. I acquired a grade 7 Speech and Drama certificate through Trinity College in London in 2015 with a distinction.