Luthando Arts Academy's vision is to promote the understanding and appreciation of African and Contemporary dance, using traditional music and contemporary Choreographic methods and new technologies.
Luthando Arts Academy articulates and communicates this vision by creating and performing original works, new dance theatre and presenting an associated programme of outreach activity of the highest quality.
Implicit within the vision is the company's mission to evolve into a nationally and internationally recognised force for Contemporary African Dance and Music.Based in Sedibeng, formerly known as the Vaal Triangle in Sebokeng, Luthando Arts Academy has sought to make a unique contribution to Contemporary African dance and music locally, regionally and nationally.
The company has also developed an excellent reputation and wide client base for the development of education and outreach dance projects.
In addition to the fast-track development of aesthetics, choreographic language, and artistic direction and production values of the professional (Performance) - dance projects have been welcomed and well received by promoters, funders and audience.
Having established the viability of its two key products - education / outreach work and professional dance performance, the company reviewed its position as a producer and employer.