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7th Annual International ARTS Talent Showcase

The count down has begun!

In 30 days, the 7th Annual International ARTS Talent Showcase will kick off at Silverstar Casino.

This year Director of Just You Model & Artist Management, Elsubie Verlinden has ensured an exciting and diverse line up of auditionees.

After a nationwide search conducted by Verlinden and Director of Admissions, Elouise Janse van Rensburg, the top performers in each province in South Africa, will have the opportunity to perform in front of International Talent Scout, Kim Myers.

Kim Myers, Director of the ARTS Convention, will select the top actors, models, singers and dancers to represent South Africa at the International ARTS Convention in July 2018 in Orlando, Florida.

Models who have represented South Africa and attended the ARTS Convention have walked the runways of New York Fashion Week, LA Fashion Week, Spotlight Fashion Show in LA and booked brands such as Dolce & Gabanna, Hugo Boss, NBA and Runway the Real Way Fashion Show in New York City.

The Actors have performed in various shows like, Disney (Queen of Katwe), Avengers, 24 Hours to Live with Ethan Hawke, National Geographic, Musicals and live performances in Los Angeles for 101 Dalmations and “In The Wake” performed on Broadway, The Bitter End and the Apollo Theater followed by music videos with Taylor Swift, Bea Miller and Jessie Jay.

The Dancers and Singers have performed alongside international stars such as: Cyrus “Glitch” Spencer, Tight Eyez, Fresh Redding, Les Twins, Dave Scott, ATE 9 Dance Company, Ian Eastwood, American Idol Auditions and they have managed to secure 3 recording deals with Icon Studios in Atlanta.

The Artist and Models have received callbacks and opportunities from leading Agencies, Managers, Producers and Record Labels around the world including: Major Model Management, MMG, Click, Sony, Watersound Entertainment, Abrams Artist, Disney, Icon Studios, Vision Model Management and BTB Management.

This year’s International ARTS Talent Showcase also welcomes independent casting Director for Tyler Perry Studios, Rhavynn Drummer.

Rhavynn will be flying out to South Africa for the first time this year and is excited to see the talent that South Africa has to offer during The International ARTS Talent Showcase.

The International ARTS Talent Showcase will also be hosting Blaze Johnson from The Voice America, as well as Nate Butler.

Nate Butler, singer, songwriter and producer was the A&R for the final season of The X-Factor in America and has been a consultant with Americas Got Talent for years.

Nate is currently the Jr. Casting Producer at the Showtime at the Apollo Show on Fox hosted by Steve Harvey.

Nate Butler will entertain audiences at this year’s International ARTS Talent Showcase as the opening performing act.

With a platform like this there is no doubt that the future for the South African performing ARTS and the fashion industry will be successful and that breaking into the International market will no longer be impossible!

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