Jade Sillands is a professionally trained opera singer, who has received a partial scholarship from Franco-American Vocal Academy (Fava Opera). She enrolled at the Cape Town School of Opera for a year and a half and has recently finished her studies at the Opera School at the Tshwane University of Technology.
The fundraising concert is to assist her in refining her artistic talent, this is intricate to her quest to bring Opera to the community and raise awareness to the youth about Opera being a possible artistic career path. Jade will be the only South African representative at the Fava Opera this year. She plans to raise the profile of Opera music in her own community by teaching this craft. Currently Jade Sillands gives lessons at Fingers Models and Talent based in Krugersdorp.
Be part of the celebration of this angelic voice. Jade Sillands has put together a programme that has something for everyone. Young artists from different genres have come together in this fundraising concert to showcase their talents in the art of music. Not only opera, but the audiences can expect gospel, alternative and rap.
Roodepoort Theatre continues support development in the arts and offers original, innovative and relevant programming to the residents of the City of Johannesburg and beyond.
ARTIST LINE -UP
Sarisha Kisten, Roswell Melow
Genelle Duimpies, Ismail Damons
Marnu Rabie, Gideon’s Army
Mark Montgomery, Ferdi Geyer
Venue: Roodepoort Theatre – Civic Centre:
100 Christian de Wet Road
Date: Tuesday, 28 April and 23 June 2015
Tickets available at R150.00 – log on to www.roodepoorttheatre.com or call 076 770 4188