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Faeron Wheeler

Faeron is a Cape Town based actor, writer and producer who has been involved in theatre since she was only three years old. She studied drama and dancing throughout school and then went on to do a BA with a double major in Screenwriting and English before earning her Honours in Film Production from the University of Cape Town. Throughout her performance career, she has appeared on numerous stages around Cape Town and beyond. In 2017, Faeron started F Creations, a production company aimed at bringing original work to the stage and screen. Some of her favourite productions she's been involved with include The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged), The Comedy of Errors and Your Perfect Life (which won a Standard Bank Ovation Award at the 2019 National Arts Festival Fringe). Faeron is also a digital marketer, specialising in content marketing strategies, copywriting and editing.

 




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BWW Interview: Actress Natasha Van Der Merwe talks about life in COVID-19 lockdown PhotoBWW Interview: Actress Natasha Van Der Merwe talks about life in COVID-19 lockdown
Posted: Apr. 12, 2020


BWW Review: A toe-tapping trip down memory lane with FOR KINKS AND COUNTRY PhotoBWW Review: A toe-tapping trip down memory lane with FOR KINKS AND COUNTRY
Posted: Feb. 5, 2020


BWW Interview: Sue Diepeveen chats about the RE-OPENING of The Drama Factory PhotoBWW Interview: Sue Diepeveen chats about the RE-OPENING of The Drama Factory
Posted: Jan. 29, 2020


BWW Review: Godfrey Johnson soars as VASLAV at The Fugard Theatre PhotoBWW Review: Godfrey Johnson soars as VASLAV at The Fugard Theatre
Posted: Nov. 9, 2019


BWW Review: EGOLI THE MUSICAL is full of heart at Masque Theatre PhotoBWW Review: EGOLI THE MUSICAL is full of heart at Masque Theatre
Posted: Feb. 9, 2020


BWW Review: Belinda Davids is Whitney in THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL: A TRIBUTE TO WHITN PhotoBWW Review: Belinda Davids is Whitney in THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL: A TRIBUTE TO WHITNEY HUSTON
Posted: Nov. 25, 2019


BWW Review: THE THREE BLIND MICE is Laugh-Out-Loud Fun at Cape Town's Fabulous Gate 6 PhotoBWW Review: THE THREE BLIND MICE is Laugh-Out-Loud Fun at Cape Town's Fabulous Gate 69
Posted: Nov. 3, 2019


BWW Interview: Rob Van Vuuren talks ENOUGH IS ENOUGH and performing in lockdown
May 5, 2020

Comedian and actor Rob van Vuuren has been working hard during lockdown to keep the arts alive. He chatted to us about the new world of live streaming shows and the future of the entertainment world, post-lockdown.

BWW Interview: Actress Natasha Van Der Merwe talks about life in COVID-19 lockdown
April 12, 2020

It's an uncertain time for those working in the entertainment industry. We chatted to South African actress Natasha van der Merwe about life for a performer during the lockdown.

BWW Interview: Sophie Joans creator of SCENES ON SCREENS
April 6, 2020

Looking for a theatre fix during South Africa's lockdown? Sophie Joans has created a wonderful Instagram platform called SCENES ON SCREENS.

BWW Review: EGOLI THE MUSICAL is full of heart at Masque Theatre
February 9, 2020

There's nothing quite like the sound of voices harmonising perfectly through both joy and sadness. EGOLI THE MUSICAL promised a story a?oefilled with fully harmonic singing that is cultural, rhythmic, African, and heart-rendinga?? and they delivered on many fronts.

BWW Review: A toe-tapping trip down memory lane with FOR KINKS AND COUNTRY
February 5, 2020

The 1960s really is a magical era a?" the fashion, the music, the revolution in the air. FOR KINKS AND COUNTRY aims to take you right back there through the incredible music of The Beatle, The Rolling Stones, The Animals, Dusty Springfield, Petula Clark and, of course, The Kinks.

BWW Interview: Sue Diepeveen chats about the RE-OPENING of The Drama Factory
January 29, 2020

The Drama Factory in Somerset West has become something of an institution for patrons in the area. The theatre has been around for three years already, and has had some incredible talent treading the boards. In December 2019, owner Sue Diepeveen undertook a big move and has relocated her theatre to a bigger building just around the corner.

BWW Interview: Kseniya Filinova-Bruton of THE SHAKESPEARE SCHOOLS FESTIVAL SOUTH AFRICA at The Fugard Theatre
February 5, 2020

This year is the 10th anniversary of the SHAKESPEARE SCHOOLS FESTIVAL SOUTH AFRICA (SSF SA) and the first round is happening at The Fugard Theatre 3-14 March. We chatted to the found of the festival, Kseniya Filinova-Bruton, about all that she and her team have managed to achieve in the last 10 years.

BWW Review: Go on an emotional rollercoaster with THE HUCKSTERS at the Baxter
January 26, 2020

Louis Viljoen's script is intense and in your face a?" and I like it. The characters are real, complex and decidedly messed up, and in some ways, pretty relatable. We all have dark thoughts and the desire to tell people exactly what is on our minds. This play just pushes things to the extreme.

BWW Feature: Treat you and your Valentine to a show in Cape Town
January 23, 2020

This February there are some amazing things to see that will make you fall in love with the stage on Valentine's Day. Take your significant other, go with a group of friends or round up the family, and get whisked away by some of South Africa's finest talent.

BWW Review: Mid-life Crises and Laughs About Life in LATE BLOOMER with Nik Rabinowitz
December 1, 2019

The themes of LATE BLOOMER are fairly typical for Rabinowitz' style of comedy. He talks about what he knows a?" things that are happening in his life now. At 43, he is now hitting topics like mid-life crises, receding hairlines and whether or not they should pack up their lives and move to Lithuania.

BWW Interview: Nancy Rademeyer, Jeff Brooker & Sue Diepeveen on THE SYRINGA TREE at The Drama Factory
November 26, 2019

THE SYRINGA TREE is a 2019 Standard Bank Ovation Award winner at the National Arts Festival. I was lucky enough to catch a performance at NAF and this production blew me away. It's a very good thing that this production is coming to Cape Town now and more people will get a chance to see this beautiful piece of theatre.

BWW Review: Belinda Davids is Whitney in THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL: A TRIBUTE TO WHITNEY HUSTON
November 25, 2019

What an absolute treat to see an amazing South African performer standing centre stage and showing us all of her incredible talent, all the while knowing how much she is also loved and respected as a performer around the world. South African born Belinda Davids has an extraordinary set of pipes on her and commands the stage as well as I imagine Whitney Huston would have done.

BWW Review: Godfrey Johnson soars as VASLAV at The Fugard Theatre
November 9, 2019

I am not surprised by all the glowing reviews and the three Fleur du Cap nominations VASLAV has received. Godfrey Johnson throws himself whole-heartedly into his performance and is quite mesmerising.

BWW Review: TWO TO TANGO from The Drama Factory is real and relatable
November 3, 2019

It's a very real and relatable story about a superficially liberal white couple negotiating post-apartheid challenges. They're also negotiating the tricky time of life when their nest is about to become empty as their two teenaged daughters head off to university and the real world.

BWW Review: THE THREE BLIND MICE is Laugh-Out-Loud Fun at Cape Town's Fabulous Gate 69
November 3, 2019

From the welcome hugs and kisses at the door to the delicious food and the laugh-out-loud entertainment, this place is an absolute treat. Their latest offering in their annual adult pantomime series, THE THREE BLIND MICE, is so much fun.

BWW Review: THE FUGARD BIOSCOPE SEASON 2020 is Full To Bursting With Something For Everyone
October 23, 2019

On Monday 7 October, audiences were treated to the opening of the Fugard's Bioscope World Arts Cinema Season for 2020. This project is now in its ninth year of running, and is really just a wonderful idea. It's not that South Africa isn't full of incredible talent and that the shows we put on here aren't world class a?" far from it! But, it is nice to see what is happening out there in the world and to get the opportunity to see some incredible live performances from big stars that many of us would have to basically bankrupt ourselves to see over in the USA or the UK.

BWW Interview: Charles Tertiens Returns to the Cape Town Stage for a Night of Comedy Magic
September 26, 2019

Charles Tertiens is heading back to the stage in Cape Town with his new show: PREMIUM LIVE SHOWCASE OF COMEDY MAGIC. It's set to be a laugh a minute at the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice, but he does promise that no watches will be harmed.

BWW Review: #HETWO: EVITA EXPOSED at Theatre On The Bay is Full of Heart and Belly Laughs
September 4, 2019

It's billed as a unique confrontation where Pieter-Dirk Uys and Evita Bezuidenhout finally come face to face. However, it's so much more than that. This show feels like a love letter to the nation's favourite tannie.