ancia van der westhuizen
Ancia is a law student at the NWU, and lived out her passion for acting with the lead role in her hostel’s first year’s stage production. As Pluto she got standing ovations, and her hostel won the overall trophy for best performance. She is also part of the NWU’s drama group and enjoys it tremendously. Her experience in television, on stage, 6 years practical training at the PALI-institute and years of participating at Art Festivals and Eisteddfod make her a well-rounded actress with academic and practical experience: She was in Deon Opperman’s Bloedbroers (television series) Two times section winner at Del Arte Eisteddfod Completed a certificate at the Speech and drama college of SA Participation at SATCH (South African Talent Championships) Was in School Plays, Musicals, and Revues Obtained colours twice for culture and drama at school Numerous A++ achievements at Art Festivals Ancia can easily transform from a stylish, elegant young lady, into a fun-loving, brave girl that does not back down from a challenge. It makes her a versatile actress suitable for a wide variety of acting parts.