Anton Welman (1949-2001) was an actor on stage, television and radio, drama teacher, set and decor designer.
Born in Wesselsbron, matriculated in Sasolburg. He died on 16 November 2001.
Graduated from the University of the Free State Drama Department, 1970.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
Some of his many roles on stage were in Die Rebellie van Lafras Verwey (1972), Die Bobaas van die Boendoe (1972), Along Came a Spider (1980), Metamorphosis (1982), Die Hekse van Salem (1982), Hamlet in Afrikaans (1983), Julius Caesar (1983), Kalkoen se Kind (1987), Post Mortem (1993), Graswewenaar (1994), Drie Susters Twee (1997), The Student Prince (1998) and Post Mortem (2000). His last appearance on stage was in Nico Luwes's Waaihoek se Vinkel en Koljander in October 2001.
Volksblad 17 November 2001.
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