Kgomotso Christopher has been appointed as Chair Of the Naledi Theatre Awards Board. The actress who is always finding ways of improving the Arts has recently had new opportunities flooding her way and has said that she is honored to be chosen to take up this recent role appointed to her.
The Naledi Theatre is one of the biggest Arts awards in South Africa which recognize and rewards those in the Arts sector.
Kgomotso said in an official statement, that she had been a part of the judging panel for younger artists and after joining the Board of Directors, she has been climbing up the ladder ever since.
"The Naledi Awards are SA's equivalent of the Tony Awards and in their fourteen-year history, I have had the privilege to contribute to the institution in various ways. Over the past five years, I have been part of the judging panel for the category of "Theatre for Children and Young Audiences". In 2017 I joined the Board of Directors and I will continue to serve the Board, in my new role as Chair."
Kgomotso went on to add that as she has taken up the role and working alongside the CEO she is determined to grow the brand even further than it already has with its annual event.
"Working together with the CEO of the Naledi Awards, Dawn Lindberg, and the highly esteemed Board; I have no doubt we will enhance The Naledi Awards and ensure their continued growth. The Naledi's will continue to celebrate and reward excellence in the Arts. Our vision is to ultimately expand the footprint of The Naledi's, for it to make an impact in the Arts sector, beyond the annual awarding event."
Some various actors went on to congratulate her on her achievement, see tweets below:
@kgchristopher Congratulations on your appointment as Chair of the Naledi awards Board. What a vote of confidence. Bravo.— Jerry Mofokeng (@JerryMofokeng38) April 23, 2018
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