THE ARTS & CULTURE TRUST (ACT) ANNOUNCES THE OPEN CALL DATE OF THE ACT THUTHUKISANI PROGRAMME CYCLE 2, PROUDLY SUPPORTED BY NEDBANK

By |2022-04-28T14:05:33+02:00Apr 28th, 2022|Arts Management, Featured, Heritage, Live Performance, Music, Uncategorised, Uncategorized, Visual Art|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    28 April 2022   THE ARTS & CULTURE TRUST (ACT) ANNOUNCES THE OPEN CALL DATE OF THE ACT THUTHUKISANI PROGRAMME CYCLE 2, PROUDLY SUPPORTED BY NEDBANK   Thuthukisani is a business development programme that was started to empower a selected group of artists to implement and execute their chosen projects in

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THE ARTS & CULTURE TRUST (ACT) SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME NOW OPEN!

By |2022-04-26T15:44:16+02:00Apr 26th, 2022|Arts Management, Featured, Heritage, Live Performance, Music, Uncategorised, Uncategorized, Visual Art|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     26 APRIL 2022   TAKE THE ROAD TO SUN CITY TO WIN A FULLY PAID ARTS SCHOLARSHIP WITH THE ACT NYOLOHA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME   Calling all matriculants, young performers and visual artists aged 17–25 years with a university exemption wishing to study towards an arts degree at a tertiary institution in

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THE ARTS & CULTURE TRUST ANNOUNCES THE OPEN CALL DATE FOR THE ACT NYOLOHA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMME

By |2022-04-22T10:10:32+02:00Apr 22nd, 2022|Arts Management, Featured, Heritage, Live Performance, Music, Uncategorised, Uncategorized, Visual Art|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    22 APRIL 2022   The Arts & Culture Trust announces an open call for the ACT Nyoloha Scholarship Programme, proudly supported by Nedbank, Sun City and Sun International.   Stand a chance to win a fully paid scholarship to study at an arts institution of your choice in South Africa!  

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A FEAST OF LAST SUNDAY SESSIONS

By |2021-09-21T11:34:51+02:00Sep 17th, 2021|Arts Education, Arts Management, Featured, Music, Uncategorised|

A feast of Last Sunday Sessions   By Heather Dugmore   Creating something wonderful from nothing is the art of the artist and that’s how LwandoSessions was born. ‘It literally started in our back yard where a bunch of neighbourhood musicians got together,’ says Cape Town-based musician, poet, activist and cultural entrepreneur Samantha Bekebeke,

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FINAL CALL: ARTS & CULTURE TRUST (ACT) BUILDING BLOCKS PROGRAMME 2020

By |2020-11-18T11:55:12+02:00Oct 26th, 2020|Arts Funding, Music, New Media|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   FINAL CALL: THE ARTS AND CULTURE TRUST (ACT) BUILDING BLOCKS PROGRAMME 2020 FUNDED BY THE NATIONAL ARTS COUNCIL (NAC)   Only one week remains to apply for the ACT Building Blocks Programme The open closes on Saturday 31 October 2020.   The Building Blocks Programme has historically been one of

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ARTS & CULTURE TRUST (ACT) THLOLO PROJECT

By |2020-11-17T09:04:29+02:00Oct 12th, 2020|Arts Funding, Music, New Media|

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   THE ARTS AND CULTURE TRUST (ACT) LAUNCHES A PIONEERING NEW NATIONAL PROJECT   The Arts and Culture Trust presents an innovative and imaginative solution to the challenges faced by many South African arts practitioners - the ACT Tlholo Project 'Uncovering Solutions 2020', sponsored by Nedbank   Definition: Tlholo /tlhōlo/

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OPEN CALL: ARTS & CULTURE TRUST (ACT) BUILDING BLOCKS PROGRAMME 2020

By |2020-11-17T09:05:58+02:00Oct 5th, 2020|Arts Funding, Music, New Media|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   OPEN CALL: THE ARTS AND CULTURE TRUST (ACT) BUILDING BLOCKS PROGRAMME 2020 FUNDED BY THE NATIONAL ARTS COUNCIL (NAC)   The ACT returns with a strong, redesigned and relevant Building Blocks Programme geared for the entrepreneurial arts practitioner. The open call runs from the 5th of October to the 31st

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ARTS & CULTURE TRUST (ACT) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GRANTS IN MUSIC AWARD OUTCOMES

By |2020-11-17T09:07:12+02:00Sep 18th, 2020|Arts Funding, Music, New Media|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ARTS & CULTURE TRUST AWARDS MUSIC GRANTS   The Arts & Culture Trust announces the ACT | Nedbank Professional Development Grants in Music winners   Amid the chaos and uncertainty of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) is delighted to bring some joy and opportunity to the

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Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) CEO, Marcus Desando participated in a podcast hosted by Mongezi. C. Makhalima on Vuka Online radio on the 18th of May 2020.

By |2020-07-23T15:40:18+02:00May 27th, 2020|Arts Funding, Music, New Media|

Podcast Participants: Interviewee - Marcus Desando (ACT CEO) Interviewer – Mongezi. C. Makhalima (Host and ACT Board Member) Podcast link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/15XngvtsEm-J6aZlv9dPXIu4hBLmhoHlV/view An African in the Arts In this episode by Vuka Online Radio ACT CEO, Marcus Desando discusses leadership in the arts with host, Dr. Mongezi. C. Makhalima. Over a 40 minute segment we

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CANCELLATION OF THE ACT | DALRO | NEDBANK SCHOLARSHIPS PROGRAMME 2020

By |2020-05-22T15:14:37+02:00May 22nd, 2020|Arts Funding, Music, New Media|

  It is with great sadness and regret that The Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) announces the cancellation of the ACT | DALRO | NEDBANK Scholarships Programme for 2020. Due to the impact of Covid-19, the subsequent lockdown, travel ban, and the anticipated adjustments to the school calendar we have concluded that it will

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