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UP Arts

UP Arts is responsible for managing all art resources of the University of Pretoria, which include museums, a conservation facility, music ensembles, halls and theatres, the costume wardrobe, the décor workshop, and the vast art and heritage collections. [Read more]



‘Ses Snare’ performs in Leo Haese Lunch Hour Concert - 18/03/2014
From UP Arts

Six guitars, six voices, well-known hit songs, enjoyable guitar arrangements and guys who swept the audience off their feet with their voices – this is how one can describe what happened when the famous group, ‘Ses Snare’, performed in the lunch hour concert on 13 March. The group’s performances have been very popular at music festivals and in theatres across the country, and Thursday’s concert showed UP students and staff members why.

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UP Youth Choir to participate in Olympic Choir Games - 29/01/2014
From UP Youth Choir

The University of Pretoria’s Youth Choir were the winners of the Gauteng Choral Competition in October 2013 with a final mark of 91.7% - twenty percent higher than their closest rival. The choir will represent Gauteng Province at one of the biggest youth musical festivals in Europe, the Summa Cum Laude in Vienna, Austria, in July 2014. They have also been invited to participate in the World Choir Games, the Olympic choir competition in Riga, Latvia, following the competition in Austria.

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