Adrienne Pearce

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Adrienne Pearce (19**-). Actress.





Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance

Performed in The Way it Was, I Love my Wife, The Merry Widow, Info Scandals (at the Market Theatre), The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (for Des and Dawn Lindberg), The Merchant of Venice (at the Market Theatre), Pyjama Tops (for Toerien/Firth), An Arabian Night (at the Market Theatre). Marico Moonshine and Mampoer, Forbidden Fruits, Softer than Rock, Cry, the Beloved Country, (2003).

Other appearances include Jugular Vain in Fangs, Pat in Accommodations, The Rise and Fall of the First Empress Bonaparte, Crepe Suzette in Mitzi Blitz and Aladdin in Aladdin for the Baxter Theatre.

The Boy Who Fell from the Roof (by Juliet Jenkin) , Artscape Arena, October 2005, Grahamstown Festival 2007, The Insatiables (Theatre on the Bay, 2009).

Awards, etc

She was nominated for a Naledi Award as Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Mary and the Conquerer 2013.


SACD 1978/79; 1979/80; 1980/81.

Torch Song Trilogy programme notes, 1984.

Cape Times, 7 July 2003.

Cape Times 31 Oct 2005.

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