March 9, 2020

The East London Slot Cars Club has been selected to host the first round of the SA Slot Car Championships from 26 - 28 March 2020. 
The 2 hour endurance team race will take place on Thursday evening, 26 March and the individual races will take place on Friday and Sater...

December 3, 2019

Playing a rather ridiculous and sarcastic evil stepmother is the super talented Alison Hillstead💎💎

Alison Hillstead has been involved in the performing industry since apearing in her very first production, The Sound of music in 2002 and a year later, A lad in a lamp a...

December 1, 2019

Fol-de-rol and fiddle dee dee! Playing the role of “crazy Marie”, or perhaps more popularly known as “The Fairy Godmother” is the extraordinary Kerry Hiles👗🔮💎

Kerry Hiles is a freelance bass player and vocalist with years of show-band experience, covering various sty...

December 1, 2019

In the role of the devious Lord Protector, Sebastian is the wonderful Cebo Ndzimela!

Cebo sees himself as a storyteller. So this show will be a new story to tell with new people. This is Cebo’s first show with the Guild Theatre. So he is delighted that this story will b...

December 1, 2019

In the role of stepsister “Gabrielle” is the lovely Nadia Du Plessis

Nadia has always loved theatre and studied drama and arts after school. Since completing her studies, she has been active in the world of theatre. She performed in two productions directed by Amanda Bo...

December 1, 2019

In the role of Lord Pinkleton is the multi-talented Jon Buitendag

Jon Buitendag is a singer, violinist and drummer from East London and has been involved in music and performance from an early age. During his school years, he won top prizes in Eisteddfod’s and national...

December 1, 2019

In the role of Stepsister “Charlotte” is the talented Tamara Kesner 🎭

Tamara is no stranger to the stage and boasts a variety of singing styles that come to life in her role as “Charlotte” in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella.

She is excited to play an antagonist in...

December 1, 2019

In the role of the revolutionary, Jean-Michel is the energetic Alex Shaw!

Alex Shaw matriculated from Stirling High School in 2018.

Since the age of 9, he has had a passion for the performing arts. After being bit by the theatre bug, he has been involved in various produ...

October 31, 2019

Playing the role of His Royal Highness Christopher Rupert Windemere Vladimir Karl Alexander François Reginald Lancelot Herman (Herman? Herman!) Gregory James, but we just call him “Topher”, is Daniel Anderson.

Daniel Anderson is 19 years old has practically grown up on...

October 31, 2019

Playing the title role of Cinderella, or more affectionately dubbed “Ella”, is the fabulous and talented Kay Mosiane

Kay is originally from East London having attended Gonubie Primary School and beginning her high school career at Stirling High School. After her family...

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