G. Uys

Jump to navigation Jump to search

G. Uys (19**-19*). Actor and translator.

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

Brother of Pikkie Uys.

A member of Ons Teatertjie-toneelgroep and Volksteater(?*), first appeared as actor in Terwyl daar Basaar gehou word (Marie Linde, 1936) for Ons Teatertjie.

As translator he translated G.B. Shaw's Pygmalion into Afrikaans as Koop my Blomme ("Buy my flowers"), performed in 1940.

Return to

Return to ESAT Personalities U

Return to South African Theatre Personalities

Return to Main Page