Academic Staff

Chair: Dr Chris Broodryk [email protected]

Senior Lecturer; Honours and MA programme coordinator
PhD (Film Studies) (2015) (UCT); BA Hons (Drama and Film Studies) (2002) (UP); MA Drama and Film Studies (2006) (UP); BA (Hons) Psychology (2009) (UP)

I lecture Drama and Film Studies (DFK) from first year to third year level. In addition, I am involved in teaching selected honours courses as well as supervising numerous MA and PhD candidates.  

Prof Marie-Heleen Coetzee [email protected] 

Professor. PhD programme coordinator
BA (Potchefstroom University) BA(Hons) UKZN MTech (TUT) DTech (TUT)
Additional qualifications: SAFD Actor Combatant Certification (1994); Duelling Arts International Certification (1994); NIA White Belt Instructor (2004). 

I have performed in, choreographed and directed various productions in different contexts over the years and contributed scholarly publications and conference presentations in my fields of research. 

Prof Marth Munro [email protected]

Extraordinary Professor 
I specialise in voice, theatre and pedagogy and performance research with a neurological component.


Mr David April [email protected]

Lecturer and supervisor: Arts, Entrepeneurship and Production Logistics. 


Ms Lelia Bester [email protected]

Lecturer, Acting and Voice. 


Ms Kristina Johnstone [email protected]

Lecturer, Physical Theatre and Movement. 




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