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Maipelo Gabang

Date Released: Mon, 24 November 2014 11:19 +0200

Gabang graduated from Rhodes University with her BA (Hons) in drama majoring in Applied Theatre, Choreography and Physical Performance.  Gabang was introduced to the world of theatre during her studies at British School of Brussels and was awarded the performing arts award in 2007. During her time at Rhodes University, Gabang has assisted in the various productions and performed for many young, up and coming choreographers as well as worked with Ubom! Eastern Cape Drama Company as part of the marketing and audience development teams (2013).  Her introduction to the National Arts Festival was through the role of production manager for Gavin Krastin's 'Sub-'(2011) Since then Gabang performed at the NAF in Sonja Twiggy Smit's 'Villain'(2012) and was the production manager for Lucy Kruger and Jennifer Shneeberger's 'Mother Milk'. She is now training and performing with the First Physical Theatre Company.

Source:First Physical Theatre Company