Dan Poho

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Dan Poho (19**-). Actor.

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

Dan was one of the pathfinders that demonstrated the way forward for black theatre.

He was one of the collaborators in the workshop led by Athol Fugard to create No-Good Friday (1958) and appeared in King Kong in 1959.

Dan became secretary of the Union of South African Artists.


Tucker, 1997. 119.

Photograph of the cast of No-Good Friday held by NELM: Photograph collection [Collection: FUGARD, Athol]: 2016. 68. 21. 5.

City Press, 9 November 2003.

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