Petru Wessels

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(19**-) Actress on stage, film and TV.

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Schooled in Bloemfontein. She married the actor Carel Trichardt in 1966. After having lived in Pretoria for about fifty years, they moved to Somerset west in 2013.


She studied drama at University of Durban Drama Department.


Became an actress for TRUK in 1965.

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

ctor Carel Trichardt and together they founded an independent Afrikaans theatre in Pretoria called Die Teaterhuisie in 199*. Her major roles include ***, "Anna" in Ek, Anna van Wyk (Pieter Fourie, PACT, 19**), ***. Title role in Christine opposite Ernst Eloff. Acted in Hond se Gedagte. Female lead in Die Groot Wit Roos (Bloemfontein, 1991).

Awards, etc


Flikflooie theatre programme, 1991.

Beeld, 8 April 2013.

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