Paul Herzberg (born 1953) is a South African-born actor and playwright. Born in Cape Town, he studied acting at the University of Cape Town and scriptwriting at the University of Pretoria. He moved to the UK in 1976, after having served as a conscripted soldier on the Namibian border, during the period of the Angolan war. He then studied at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
He wrote the plays The Dead Wait, Sweet Like Suga and Be Bop the Ruler.
Grahamstown Festival Programme, 1997.
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