PodCast 6/2018: THE STATE OF THEATRE IN SOUTH AFRICA WITH LOUW BREYTENBACH
Today I chat to Louw Breytenbach, founder of the Live Arts Little Theatre, about the state of the performing arts here in South Africa, and what he is doing to promote theatre.
- Louw shares how growing up as a shy child resulted in him taking up drama, a move which would later in life lead him to attain the Acting Performer of the Year award in the Talent America Competition.
- Louw shares how his classes serve more than as just training for future actors and how lessons positively impact on young lives.
- We discuss how a new wave of theatre productions are being experienced in South Africa, and what the industry needs to do to ensure this medium remains viable in the long term.
- Louw share’s what his life’s journey to date has taught him.