The Van Vicker’s School Of Performer Arts was Launched this weekend.
Mr. Van Vicker told reporters that the establishment is his own way of helping to promote and identify the Liberian talents.
He said that the mission of the school is to educate artist and future artists with practical, hands on experiences in fine and performing arts, film/stage, music(voice coaching, piano, guitar, drum, lesson), spiritual, ballet, tap, jazz moder, hip hop, African, Chinese ,Indian, Lebanese, Musical theater and broadcasting.
He pointed out that the teaching staff is comprised of an educated body of filmmakers, dancers and actors that will fly into Liberia to provide industry – driven training to its students.
According to him, the program will consist of classes that will develop producers, Directors of photography, actors, actress’s dancers, etc.
“Our balanced initiative is an intensive schedule that is effective in preparing young filmmakers, dancers, singers, musicians, performers the world of film making and arts etc. ”He said.
He further stated that at the end of the semester, the performing arts students will put on major productions with an emphasis on addressing solution that will help to heal our nation.
Mr. Vicker stressed that the film production students will do a film that highlights the rich history and culture of Liberia and countries all around the world.