Sylvaine Strike (19**- ) is a South African actress, voice over artist, teacher, director in the mediums of theatre, television and film.
She is married to Chen Nakar.
UCT Drama School.
International School of Mime and Movement, Paris, 1998-2000.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
As director: Fanie's Angels (KKNK, 2001); Baobabs Don't Grow Here (2001); The Travellers (2005); Pregnant Pause (2008); The Butcher Brothers (2010); The Table (2011); The Miser (2012); On the Harmful Effects of Tobacco (2014); Cargo: Precious (2014); Travels Around My Room (2015); Tobacco, and the Harmful Effects Thereof (2014-2015); Curse of the Starving Class (Woordfees 2018), Co-directed The Butcher Brothers, NAF 2010 Directed The Miser (2012-2013). She directed a 2018 production of Endgame.
Vita Best Actress Award for her role as Lulu in Shopping and Fucking.
Sylvaine was awarded Standard Bank Young Artist Awards for Drama in 2006.
Best Director at the 10th annual Naledi Theatre Awards, The Miser.
Fortunately theatre programme, 2002.
Die Burger, 21 July 2018.
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