VENTER, Juliana (19**- ). South African singer and actor.
Studied Method with Susan Batson from New York; Studied the Meisner technique with Mike Bernarden; Acting with South African actresses Aletta Bezuidenhout and Jacqui Singer; Operatic training with South African bass baritone Dawie Couzyn; Johannesburg school for Music, Art, Ballet.
Endangered Species (The Fairy), directed by Melinda Ferguson (toured the UK); If I get you Roxanne I'll Klap You (lead), in The Civic Theatre, directed by Melinda Ferguson; Little Big World (Young Girl) with PACT, directed by Jacqui Singer; Little Big World (Young Girl) at the Market Theatre, directed by Aletta Bezuidenhout; Fiela's Child (Nina), directed by Ilse van Hemert; Macbeth (various), directed by Megan Wilson; Play Play Productions (actress & singer), directed by Amanda Lane; Mouvour Tanz Teater, Düsseldorf (actress & singer), directed by Stephane Tiersch; Man in die Blou Maan (the bride) with PACT, directed by Ilse van Hemert.
Die Byl (Esta Roux), directed by Reghardt van den Bergh (Lions Head Productions); Shark Week, Megelodon (Madelyn Joubert) for Discovery Channel; Nachtzyklus (starring role), directed by Alexandra Odic; Innocent Times (starring role), directed by Alex Yazbec; Hooded Angles (starring role), directed by Paul Matthews; Joburg Stories (actress & singer), directed by Oliver Schmitz; 37 Honey Street (lead) for SABC; Paradys (supporting role), directed by Danie Joubert; Viva (supporting role), directed by Ilse van Hemert; Ingrid (Ingrid), directed by Helena Noguiras; Hans en Soelanie (Soelanie), directed by Marcel van Heerden; Honeytown II (Niky), directed by Ian Roberts; 52 Regent East (lead), directed by Gavin Hood; Honeytown I (supporting role), directed by Etienne de Villiers; Crossing the Line (supporting role), directed by Michael Rudolph; Joan of Arc (Joan), directed by Ilse van Hemert.
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