Mara Louw

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Mara Louw (1952-). Singer and performer.

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

Performed in Meropa, King Kong, African Odyssey, The Crucible (with PACT).

She starred in Barnum (1983), Showboat, (Kern & Hammerstein), PACT, 1985; Mayibuye iAfrica at the Warehouse in 1987 and in the PACT-Lindberg production of King Afrika at the Standard Bank Arena in 1988.

She was one of the judges in the M Net Idols competition.

Awards, etc.

Mara received two lifetime achievement awards. Her autobiography It's Me, Mara was published in 2016.

Sources

SACD 1981/82.

Tucker, 1997.

Sowetan, 24 January 2017.


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