PRESS: Waterfront Theatre School presents #Headline/rs

Waterfront Theatre School

The Waterfront Theatre School is proud to present their annual dance show taking place at the college’s Lane Theatre from 26 August – 5 September. ‘#HEADLINE/RS' will once again showcase the incredible versatility of its students as well as the international dance level of this prestigious performing arts centre.

Inspired by a range of recent headlines around the world, ‘#HEADLINE/RS' honours, through dance, events and people that have influenced defining moments in global culture.


This year choreographers include:

Head of the Advanced Ballet and Modern Department at WTS, Shona Brabant; once again bringing us an eclectic combination of styles showing off her immense versatility. This year she presents Pointe Work and Jazz as well as a Contemporary routine, which celebrates the feminine and the masculine within the male aesthetic.


Simone Marshall, one of South Africa’s most highly skilled Tap teachers, choreographers and festival adjudicators presents a range of evocative routines from Commercial Tap, showcasing impressive athleticisms as well as some lyrical pieces, exploring the contrasting elements within the genre.


Acclaimed performer and choreographer James Bradley, adds his international performance experience to his choreography for this year’s production. He combines his Neoclassical and Contemporary professional training to create choreographies crossing many genres.


Innovative choreographer and teacher Marguerite Jones continues to inspire audiences with her moving Contemporary routines and this year brings even more originality and power to the stage.


Performer, International Contortionist, and Flexibility Coach, Suné-Lee Esch brings fitness to the stage in a hilarious jazz & 80's aerobics fusion as well as highlights commercial Moulin Rouge style choreography with a Rockette ready ensemble.


Multi-medium production company The Outlore explores themes of legacy and anonymity through Hip-Hop and Street Dance.


Joining this year’s line-up of choreographers, WTS introduces Roxanne Hughes with, amongst other routine, a sassy K-pop inspired Heels number.


Featuring a large ensemble cast of students from 1st - 4th year, ‘#HEADLINE/RS' weaves through a wide range of moods whilst exploring the talking points that have shaped our times.


On from 26 AUGUST-5 SEPTEMBER at 7:30pm | MATINEES 4:30pm

TICKET PRICE: R100/ea


BOOKINGS THROUGH: https://tickets.tixsa.co.za/event/headline-rs or email thegallowaytheatre@wtschool.co.za