Actor | Voice-over | Physical Theatre | Singer
Mariska Denysschen is an actor, singer, director and writer having recently completed her Masters degree at the Tshwane University of Technology. She also specialized – and performed in various physical theatre productions making her a well-rounded performer. Her professional career started in 2013 when she performed in the musical Malibongwe! At the South African State Theatre, and she could most recently have been seen as the lead in the shortfilm Die Kaal Kraal, which was officially selected for three major international film festivals. Having portrayed over 7 characters in various projects this year alone, Mariska is one versatile actor-performer. She is also an exciting upcoming writer-director, having won a Silver Ovation Award for her professional Writing- Directing debut Human Pieces II at the National Arts Festival. Most recently she’s also joined the writing team on the popular telenovela Legacy.
Hair: Dark Brown
Languages: Afrikaans, English