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Full Time Academy

Full Time Academy

COURSES

PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY

We offer Grade 10 - 12 and Post-Matric Courses

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MUSIC
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MUSICAL THEATRE
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MUSIC BUSINESS & PRODUCTION

FULL-TIME MUSIC COURSE

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For Grades 10-12 you will be able to obtain your NQF4 (Matric) plus Level 3 International Diploma as well as your Grade 7. For Post Matric you will be able to obtain Level 3 International Diploma as well as your Grade 7.

 

This is achieved by exposing the full-time students to all aspects of the music industry including creative, technical, entrepreneurial and administrative. This course particularly focuses on preparing students for a career in music or progress to higher education courses either here in South Africa, or abroad.

 

On top of this, students will participate in guest workshops held with local and international industry talent to keep the students in touch with current professional practice.

 

Full-time students will be placed in small classes to ensure effective individual learning and will be presented with performance opportunities to showcase their skills and talents. This will include full productions in the M&M Performing Arts Academy theatre but also smaller showcases at the end of each term where family and friends are invited to see what the students have been learning.

Choose your Primary Instrument/Voice:
Choose your Pathway:

Performance 

Technology 

Composition 

Business

To ensure full-time students receive the necessary support and guidance, music students will also receive regular individual tutorials. M&M Performing Arts Academy are strong believers in a supportive and encouraging learning environment, so dancers can explore their artistry with no fear nor judgement, conquering their day with confidence and courage.

FULL-TIME DANCE COURSE

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We offer a three-year full-time Dance Course. Grade 10 to 12 students will be able to obtain their NQF4 (Matric), accredited by CATHSSETA and Level 3 International Diploma and Graded Certificate, accredited by RSL UK. Post-matric students will receive the same qualifications except the NQF4 certificate. 

 

Being versatile is key for a successful career in the entertainment industry and the Dance Course is aimed at exactly that: developing versatile performers who are multi-skilled and highly employable. This is achieved by exposing the full-time students to all aspects of the Performing Arts industry including creative, technical, entrepreneurial and administrative. This course particularly focuses on preparing students for a career in the arts or progress to higher education courses either here in South Africa, or abroad.

Subject Choices for Dance:

Contemporary

Commercial Jazz

Choreography

Acting

Vocals

Careers in Dance

Musical Theatre

Choose your Pathway:

Performing and Creative Arts

On top of this, students will participate in guest workshops held with local and international industry talent to keep the students in touch with current professional practice.

Full-time students will be placed in small classes to ensure effective individual learning and will be presented with performance opportunities to showcase their skills and talents. This will include full productions in the M&M Performing Arts Academy theatre but also smaller showcases at the end of each term where family and friends are invited to see what the students have been learning.

To ensure full-time students receive the necessary support and guidance, dance students will also receive regular individual tutorials. M&M Performing Arts Academy are strong believers in a supportive and encouraging learning environment, so dancers can explore their artistry with no fear nor judgement, conquering their day with confidence and courage.

FULL-TIME MUSICAL THEATRE COURSE

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We offer a three-year full-time Dance Course. Grade 10 to 12 students will be able to obtain their NQF4 (Matric) accredited by CATHSSETA and Level 3 International Diploma and Graded Certificate, accredited by RSL UK. Post-matric students will receive the same qualifications except the NQF4 certificate.

Musical Theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dance.

At M&M Music and Performing Arts Academy, we strive to create triple threats who can not only perform in class but take on the worlds stage as well.

Subject Choices for Musical Theatre:

Musical Theatre Performance

Acting Workshops

Vocal Techniques of Drama

Live performances

Musical Theatre Singing

Musical Tutorials

Movement

On top of this, students will participate in guest workshops held with local and international industry talent to keep the students in touch with current professional practice. 

 

Full-time students will be placed in small classes to ensure effective individual learning and will be presented with performance opportunities to showcase their skills and talents. This will include full productions in the M&M Performing Arts Academy theatre but also smaller showcases at the end of each term where family and friends are invited to see what the students have been learning. 

 

To ensure full-time students receive the necessary support and guidance, Musical Theatre students will also receive regular individual tutorials. M&M Performing Arts Academy are strong believers in a supportive and encouraging learning environment, so performers can explore their artistry with no fear nor judgement, conquering their day with confidence and courage.

PERFORMING ARTS BUSINESS & PRODUCTION

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The Performing Arts Business pathway provides non-performers an alternative route towards working in the creative and performing arts industry.

 

These students will have opportunities to demonstrate their skills in other (non-performing) areas of the creative industry, e.g. marketing, PR, artist development, publishing, set-design, lighting, set construction, sound, and wardrobe, as examples.

Possible career options
  • Promotion/Management/Artist Support Services/Advertising/Arts Administrator
  • Costume Designer/Lighting Technician/Make-Up Artist/Scriptwriter/Set Designer/Stage Manager/Director/Wardrobe Assistant
  • Live Music Producer/Audio-Visual Technician/Broadcaster Engineer/Cinematographer/Sound Engineer/Video Editor

This program excludes any grade level qualifications but carries the full accreditation in Level 3 with UCAS points.

Subject Choices for Performing Arts Business and Production:

Marketing

Public Relations  

Artist

Development

Set-Design

Lighting

The aim of M&M Music and Performing Arts Academy is to provide a flexible, vocationally-relevant suite of qualifications which will equip students with the skills to develop realistic employment opportunities in the music/ creative and performing arts industries or to progress to Higher Education.

MUSIC AND PERFORMING ARTS CAREER CHOICES

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By now, you may be thinking, “What kind of career opportunities are there for M&M Music and Performing Arts Academy students, post graduation?” Well, there are a number of careers not only in music or performing arts itself, but also in supporting performing artist. Whichever career path you choose, graduating from M&M Music and Performing Arts Academy will certainly equip you for a great start within your preferred profession!

Top 15 Music and Performing Arts Careers to choose from after you graduate:

Songwriter

Actor

Pop Star

Recording Artist

Theatre Manager

Personal Manager

Dancer

Music Composition

Director

Voiceover Artist

Artist Producer

Script Writer

Music Teacher

Performing Artist

PR and Publicity

QUALIFICATIONS

GRADE 10 - 12 DIPLOMA

On successful completion, students will receive the following:

  • NQF 4 Matric Equivalent
    • A local qualification through the Department of Higher Education and Training
  • Vocations Qualification – Level 3 
    • An internationally recognised Diploma qualification which carries 120 UCAS points.
POST-MATRIC | 1 - 3 YEARS

On successful completion, students will receive the following:

  • Vocations Qualification – Level 3 
    • An internationally recognised Diploma qualification which carries 120 UCAS points.

MATRIC

CORE SUBJECTS
  • English
    • Grades 10 – 12 only
  • Afrikaans
    • Grades 10 – 12 only
  • Maths Literacy (Business Maths)
    • Grades 10 – 12 only
  • Primary Instrument or Production
ADDITIONAL NON-CREDIT BEARING SUBJECTS
  • General Business
    • General understanding of business and finance and how money works.
  • Health & Fitness 
    • We believe a healthy lifestyle is central to career success and critical for
      mental, physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. We equip students
      with the necessary knowledge and skills to make correct lifestyle choices.
      and offer weekly exercise programs.
  • Nutrition
    • Our hands-on approach of allowing our students to prepare meals in our
      café will provide them with the practical application to be able to feed
      themselves, work in hospitality or maybe even start a catering company
      for the entertainment industry.

FEES AND PAYMENT STRUCTURE

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    Based in Cape Town and operating since 2004. We offer Full-Time and Part-Time lessons in various Music, Dance and Musical Theatre subjects. We also offer a Commercial Recording Studio, Health Café, Online Shop, Performance Space and more.

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