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I am an actress, choreographer, TV presenter, videographer and film editor from Germiston. I studied acting under the supervision of Andrew Buckland in 2014, and choreography with Jaunita Praeg at the Rhodes University Drama Department. I also studied Journalism and Media Studies at Rhodes University. I was accepted into Television  Journalism in my final at the institution. I am currently completing my honours degree in Drama at UCT.

Work experience


First year practical and theory tutor

UCT Drama Departments

Lead actress

Rhodes University Drama Department

I played in Elektra in Yael Farber's "Molora". The piece was adapted and directed by Masixole Heshu, who was, at the time, a third year directing student.


News Writter

Gagasi FM

Wrote hourly news bulletins


Performer and crew member


"Hertz" is a Master's final year piece created by Ilana Cilliers. It was a site Specific work set on a squash court in one of the private schools in Grahamstown. It looked at the heart as point of reference throughout the entire piece.  Ilana was graded a 85% for it. 


Front House and Usher

Rhodes University Drama Department

I was an usher as well as worked at the front house during the Young Directors Season (2013). The show was made up of the work created by Honours directing students of that year.


Lead Actress

Rhodes University Drama Dpartment

I played the character of Nora Helmer in Hendrik Ibsen's "A Doll's House". It was adapted by Jessica Earnshaw, who was, at the time, a third directing student


Contemporary dance
TV Presenter

Anchor of Molo Makana. Produced by the Rhodes University TV class (2015)

Ballroom and Latin Dance

Level 1 competitive dancer



Bachelor of Art - Honours

University of Cape Town

Honours in Drama, specialising in directing


Bachelor of Arts

Rhodes University

Bachelor of Arts in Drama and TV Journalism and Media studies 




Veronica Baxter

Associate Professor at the University of Cape Town

Jaunita Praeg

Associate Professor at the Rhodes University Drama Deaprtment

j.praeg at


Leila Dougan 

Televison Journalism lecturer at The Africa Media Matrix