Nicole Holm

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Nicole Holm (19*-). Actress and singer, drama teacher.

Biography

She was married to Francois Toerien.

Training

Studied drama at the University of Stellenbosch.

Career

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

Nicole primarily performs in the Western Cape and at Festivals, she is a popular and versatile performer often used by directors such as Marthinus Basson and Juanita Swanepoel.

She has co-created and performed in a number of two handers with Francois Toerien.

Prominent performances include roles in Outopsie, Maria de Buenos Aires, The Seagull, Die Sewe Doodsondes, Tango del Fuego, Somerdag met 'n Dooie Digter (1998), Yerma, Rekmerke: Grepe uit 'n Swangerskap, Spyt, Die Rolbalspeler, Plague of Innocence, Prometheus, Klaasvakie, Die kortstondige raklewe van Anastasia W., Jan en Jorie, Oorsee, The Sweeney Todd Shock 'n' Roll Show, Moeder Moed en Haar Kinders, Roadkill/Padkos, Ipekonders, Altyd Jonker, Die Renosters, Saad .

Awards, etc

Winner of the Fleur du Cap Theatre Award for Most Promising Student in 1996.

Winner Fleur du Cap Best Actress Jan en Jorie.

Nominated Fleur du Cap Best Actress for her role as "Mia" in Pas de Deux (2005); Best Supporting Actress 2012 for her role in Klaasvakie.

Sources

Cape Times, 5 April 2006.

Theatre progrmmes of the various productions.

NELM catalogue.

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