Jane Mpholo

Jane Mamotse Mpholo is a University of the Free State’s Drama and Theatre arts graduate from Botshabelo (Free State), a runner up for the Elsa Krantz medal for best artistic presentation 2012. Jane, has many titles under her belt….an actress; playwright; author; radio drama writer, manager/producer; speaker; translator; voice over artist;  model and promoter. She was also a facilitator under PACOFS’ capacity building program; Jane has given back to her community by helping facilitate creative art classes at  schools around Botshabelo and  continues to use her talents to educate and transform society. She has done over 40 professional theatre shows, including: Hairspray The Musical and Mafukuzela songs of freedom which she performed alongside the legendary Sibongile Khumalo .

The highlight of her career is having her biographical theatrical show Psalm69 as part of The Global Leadership Summit 2018 and being directed by Erwin Maas (USA) and Stef De Poepe (Belgium) in the Vrystaat Kunstefees’ International Flagship “Best National Drama” award nominated show Alpha 2018 AND of course being cast as Winston for “The Island”. She performed at festivals such as the NAF, UHURU, Vryfees and Platteland Preview.

Awards and recognitions

  • 4 star review Jane Mpholo’s Exclusives 2015
  • Runner up Elsa Krantz  best Artistic presentation 2012
  • Black Woman Arise’s  Most influential woman 2017
  • Nomination-Vrystaat Kunstefees Best National Drama –Alpha 2018
  • Nomination Vrystaat Kunstefees Best Free State Production –The Island ) 2019
  • Nomination Vystaat Kunstefees Best Free State Artist – The Island  2019

Designation: Producer
Email: jane@penmproductions.co.za
Call: 060 416 7995