Bella Mariani

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Bella Mariani (19**-). Actress on stage and screen, radio personality.




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

Stage roles include I Spy (1959), Give Me Besides My Daily Bread, Uncle and the Jukebox (1950), The King of Diamonds, the musical ([[NTO] 1961) , Red Peppers (1969), The Taming of the Shrew (NAPAC 1981), The Wizard of Oz (1991), Out of Order (1992), the mother in It Runs in the Family (1993-4), Rebecca Nurse in The Crucible (1996).

She is well known for her work for Springbok Radio. She worked extensively with students as a permanent member of the University of Natal Sneddon Theatre Company.

Her film and television work includes Lamborene, Tropical Heat and many foreign films.

Awards, etc


Material held by NELM.

The Crucible programme, 1996.

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