Helen Robinson

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Dr Helen Robinson is a Cape Town historian and author.

Her books include about the area around the east side of Table Mountain include: Beyond the City Limits – People and Property at Wynberg (her PhD thesis); Wynberg – a Special Place; The Villages of the Liesbeeck and Shakespeare at Maynardville (2005).

Also wrote The Trovato Link, a novel.

Contribution to SA theatre

Her book Shakespeare at Maynardville (2005) provides a history of the famous Maynardville Open-air Theatre in Cape Town. She also wrote an article on the contribution to theatre in Cape Town by René Ahrenson and Cecilia Sonnenberg, published in 2006.



Robinson, Helen, 2005.

Robinson, H., 2006.

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