Selma van der Vyver

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Selma van der Vyver is an actress




She studied Drama at the Pretoria Technikon for four years before she graduated from the University of Pretoria with a B.A. in Drama at the end of 1979.


She joined CAPAB Youth Company in the beginning of 1980.

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

As a student she has appeared in Grass Widows, Die Prinses en die Sigeuners en the dance drama Faust.

She played Jacqueline in Kat in die Donker and Mev Kauffman in Kom Terug, Klein Skeba for CAPAB in 1981. She also had roles in En Die Son Skyn in Suid-Afrika, Mooi Maria, Die Oresteia-Trilogie.

She adapted the novel 'n Pot Vol Winter for the stage.

On television she was seen in Ballade vir 'n Enkeling.

Awards, etc


Kat in die Donker theatre programme, 1980.

Kom Terug, Klein Skeba theatre programme notes, 1981.

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