WEILAND, Annelisa (19**-) Actress on stage, film and television
She studied Drama at the University of Cape Town.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
She was a member of TRUK’s permanent company from 1974 up to the beginning of 1977 when she started to freelance.
She starred in Ken Leach’s production of Feydeau’s A Flea in her Ear together with Dorothy-Ann Gould, Diane Wilson, Richard Haines, Paul Slabolepszy, Michael Richard, Frantz Dobrowsky and Lesley Nott for PACT at the Alexander Theatre in 1976.
Other stage roles include Skelmpie Kom Vanaand (CAPAB 1984), En Die Son Skyn in Suid-Afrika, Mirakel (1992), Inkleurboek vir Twee (1999), On the Lake (2001), True Confusions, Sophia Mentz Beredder Haar Boedel (2007).
Film and TV
In the 1990’s she became nationally famous for her TV role as “Hilda” in the iconic Afrikaans soap Sewende Laan.
Skelmpie Kom Vanaand, 1984, programme notes.
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