Miranda Young-Jahangeer

Miranda Young-Jahangeer is the coordinator for the Applied Theatre stream of Drama and Performance Studies on Howard College Campus, University of KwaZulu-Natal. She has a PhD in the area of Prison Theatre with a specific focus on the appropriation of participatory theatre as a tool to negotiate power and patriarchy in a post-apartheid Female correctional […]

Noxolo Matete

Noxolo Matete (née Malimba) studied Drama and Performance at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. As a student, she took part in numerous departmental productions. During the period that she was studying towards her Masters, she held a stint as junior lecturer at the Durban University of Technology. She then worked as Publications Officer at the Centre […]

Lliane Loots

Lliane Loots

Lliane Loots is the dance lecturer in the Drama and Performance Studies Programme on the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Durban) campus. She has a Master’s degree in Gender Studies and is presently pursuing her PhD on African contemporary dance performance.  She works, part-time, as the dance journalist for The Mercury – a local daily newspaper in KwaZulu-Natal, and […]

Tamar Meskin

Tamar Meskin is the co-ordinator of the Theatre Studies stream in the Drama and Performance Studies department (Howard College), and the discipline leader at present.  Her undergraduate and Honours studies were conduced at the University of Natal (Durban) where she graduated cum laude.  Awarded the Emma Smith Overseas Scholarship, she then went on to complete her […]