Actress, Singer, Dancer, Make-up Artist
Date of Birth: 21 August 1997
Height: 1.60m Hair: Blonde Eyes: Hazel
Languages: Afrikaans, English
Skills: Improvisation, Make-up Artist, Singing, Musical Theatre, Dancing: Hip Hop, Tap Jazz, Instruments: Piano, Violin, Sports: Netball, Tennis
Karla was born in Mossel Bay and attended Gene Louw Primary School where her love for the performing arts started, doing various forms of Eisteddfods and played in various school productions with the highlight being the lead role of Sophie in Mamma Mia. She was also a member of the very famous Tygerberg’s Children Choir for 4 years and participated in the World Choir Games were they won two gold medals. She also represented Western Province in Sports Aerobics for four years.
She attended DF Malan High School where she played in a few drama productions such as Legally Blond, Hairspray. West Side Story and Eva.
Currently she is a 1st year student at The Stage Performing Arts School & Theatre in Durbanville. She has a big love for Musical Theatre and is currently busy with Musical Theatre Trinity Grade 8, as well as Tap Grade 4 and Jazz Grade 2. She has completed Grade 4 Unisa theory, Grade 4 Unisa Piano and Grade 3 Unisa Violin. She is also a Golden Stager, which is one of the Top 6 students at the drama school, where she is part of a cabaret Cirque-AFRIKA-Olei performed by the Golden Stagers.
Other productions she is currently busy with is Interweb (drama), Lights Camera Action (dance showcase) and Grease (musical). Karla also does Children Theatre and is part of “Lollos Productions” who perform at children parties and various shows. She is also part of the children production “Kinkel en Konkel” which she performed at the Woordfees 2016.
Karla is a freelance make-up artist for weddings, matric dances or any function, as well as face painting for children parties.
Karla is a very bubbly person, always positive, energetic and a very hard worker.