Jane Potgieter (1927-2019). Actress, singer, manager.
She was born on 20 May 1927 and grew up on a farm in the Humansdorp district, Eastern Cape. She died at Jeffreys Bay on 25 March 2019.
She was married to Pieter Geldenhuys for a number of years.
Jane studied at the University of Stellenbosch. She obtained a fully bilingual licentiate in drama from UNISA. She took singing lessons with Esther Mentz. She obtained a diploma in teaching from Rhodes University.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
Personal communication, 1 October 2017 at Jeffrey’s Bay, Eastern Cape.
The Rand Daily Mail, 3 October 1956, p.7 (photograph).
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