Industry Legends

  • Chatting to dynamic Sue, founder of the Hilton Arts Festival

      On a cold, wet and windy night standing in a queue for curry and red wine at midnight at a building called The Old Gaol, the second oldest building in Grahamstown and until vacated in 1975, the oldest functioning prison in South Africa, Sue Clarence and a friend patiently waited. ...[Read more...]
  • Inspirational Helen Surgeson and her love for SA theatre

    One tends to get a warm, fuzzy feeling when meeting up with Helen Surgeson. It’s a rare quality because even if you do not know her that well, it’s like having a sister in the industry, one whom you respect. Helen has worked on spectacular musicals, successfully tried her hand ...[Read more...]