Maryann Johnston

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Maryann Johnston (19**-). Bilingual (English and Afrikaans) actress.


She was born in Cape Town.



Worked for PACOFS before moving to Johannesburg where she appeared in productions for PACT.

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

Performed in Hair Hair, The Rashomon Gate (PACOFS 1965) and The House of Blue Leaves. She played in Tartuffe in Afrikaans for PACOFS, A Month in the Country and The Magistrate for PACT. Die Dubbele Adelaar (SUKOVS April 1968), Jan en die Boontjierank, Kom Spook By My (1969), The Rivals (PACOFS Jan 1969), Lappies die Lappiesmous (SUKOVS, July 1968), Moeite met die Minnaars (PACOFS 1968), Picnic in Town (PACOFS October 1968), Move Over Mrs. Markham (Academy Theatre of Laughter in 1971)

She appeared in films such as Lied in my Hart, A New Life, Drie Van der Merwes.

Awards, etc


Hair Hair theatre programme

SACD 1973

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