Judy Ditchfield
Leonora Piper / Ensemble


Best known as Stella in Isidingo, as a founder member of Durban’s Loft Theatre Company. In 1987 she worked mainly in Theatre and TV. Highlights have been: Paul Slabolepszy’s Boo to the Moon & Heel against the Head (which she won FNB Vita Award for Comedy); Fiela’s Child: The Musical (Vita Award Nomination); a Touch of Webber, a Taste of Rice; The Buddy Holly Story, Rainshark at the Market, and Macbeth for Pact. She was nominated for a Naledi for Vi Moore in Footloose; and the housewife in Menopause: The Musical.  Other highlights: The Boys in the Photograph and Sister Act at the Joburg Theatre. Judy’s favorite to date, is 6 Dance Lessons in 6 Weeks with Jose Domingos and the Flagship production at the Hilton Arts Festival. She is a regular (Mrs Rabinowitz) on SABC’s 1 most watched comedy Ses Top‘La in its 4th season. She works extensively in the business environment both locally and internationally as a co-director of Performance Role Play Training (as a facilitator, writer, actor, and business role player).

Richard Hughes