DUT starts the year with a musical flurry – staging the iconic Lionel Bart evergreen, Oliver! based on the Charles Dickens classical novel, which comes to the DUT Courtyard Theatre from 22 – 28 March 2015.
After a sold out "try out" season of David Kramer's Orpheus in Africa that has played to capacity houses since opening earlier this month, the hit musical will return to the Fugard in September for the 2015 summer season.
Preparing for this ‘milestone’ birthday has been weird. The most resounding feeling I have is one of ‘having made it this far’. I do feel, when I look over my shoulder at my past, that I could never, ever have imagined ending up here: That I would get to see what fifty looks like from […]
It has just happened to me again, prompting me to write the story of how I managed to get a home loan, even as a free lance actor, improviser and play maker. I was scrolling through twitter now and I saw an ad for a job, with the headline Theatre Unit Manager, and I was, […]
last night I was Stuck in the Middle. My name was pulled from a hat and I was the improviser chosen to be on stage the whole show while everyone else threw me into scenes, madly, randomly and with great gusto. This was one of our shows at our successful and fantastic improv fest, now […]
The joy. My little novel is available on Amazon. Ever since I wrote it I have loved it. I enjoy reading it all the time. I think it is very funny, touching and cute. I would love you to read it and tell me what you think. You can buy it from amazon.com here. Update. […]
A friend(ish), someone I have known for years but not very well, someone who I shared strong beliefs about things with, but in the silliest of places like Facebum and twitter, died two nights ago. She got very sick and couldn’t be cured. I am made so sad by her death in the most unexplainable […]