Etienne Puren (195*-). Actor, director.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
He has performed in Anastasia (PACT 1977), Die Kersietuin, El Grande de Coca Cola, Macbeth, The School for Scandal, The Archon, Rashomon, A Midsummer Night's Dream (as "Oberon"), Germanicus (with PACT).
Other productions include Die Keiser, 'n Man met Vakansie, That Skelm Scapino (as “Scapino” 1976), Die Vrek (as “Cleante” 1976), Oh What a Lovely War! (1980), The Front Page (1984), Twaalfde Nag (1981), Saterdag, Sondag, Maandag (TRUK 1978).
For television he directed Lisenethini (which means "the football is in the net"), a 13-episode television drama created by Pretoria's Gomolemo Mokae in 1998.
SACD 1978/79; 1979/80; 1980/81; 1981/82.
Tucker, 1997. pp 373, 392.
Theatre programmes of various productions.
The Citizen, 14 May 1998.
Rapport, 14 February 1999.
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