Lara Kleynhans has dreamt of being on stage since she was nine years old and over these past few years she has been striving to make her dream a reality.
Lara has done modern dance since she was 11 years old and has recently started ballet once again to gain strength and improve her modern. She has worked extremely hard at her dancing and was awarded “honors plus” in her SADTA Grade 8 Examination.
Lara is a student at Stageworx school of performing arts and has starred in their original production of “Singit!” (directed by Gemma Donnelly). Lara participated in two Trinity performing arts examinations and was awarded Distinction for both. Lara also takes part in numerous school productions such as the St Stithians Colleges major production. In late 2012 Lara auditioned for and was offered the job of a YoTV presenter.
Lara has grown in her acting as well as her singing. She has been doing vocal training with Gemma Donnelly for the past year as has excelled in her Trinity Musical Theatre Grade 4 and 5 Examinations.
She is a dedicated performer and is working hard at making her dream a reality. Lara would like to study performing arts and musical theatre at Tertiary level. Lara sees her future in the Performing Arts Industry either on screen or on stage.