MONÉ VAN JAARSVELD is reaching for the Stars!


Moné van Jaarsveld, a grade 11 pupil from Hoërskool Zwartkop has been invited to form part of a selective group of talented young South Africans that will represent the country on an international stage. Moné is a talented 17-year old , singer, dancer, actor and model) from Centurion that has been handpicked to perform during the annual ARTS convention in Orlando, Florida in June this year.

ARTS is the Applause Raising Talent Showcase and is under the leadership of international talent scout, Kim Myers. Myers visited South Africa in October 2012 to select young talent during the International Showcase at Montecasino, which was organized by Just You Model and Artist Management.

ARTS provides young talented singers, dancers, models and actors with an opportunity to pursue an international career. It is the place where connections are made.  Acting, Modeling, Singing and Dancing competitions provide a platform for new faces and talent to audition for agents, personal managers, casting directors, network and Broadway representatives, including music producers. ARTS competitions are judged by the industry insiders who come searching for their next big discovery. Seminars, Workshops and Panel Discussions are conducted by the agents themselves, and are full of up-to-date instruction and advice.

Agencies represented at ARTS include ABC, VH1, Walt Disney, Sony BMG, Elite Models, Sweetheart Records New York City, Capital Records, Discover Management Los Angeles,  Cinq Deux Un from Tokyo Japan and many more.

Moné has been given the opportunity to spread her wings and she is proud to represent her community and South Africa among the best of the best.