Performance Services

Actor

Hendrik studied Drama at the University of Pretoria where he graduated with BA (Drama) and BA (Drama) Hons. degrees. Having appeared in many stage productions, as well as on TV and the big screen, including television adverts, Hendrik is a seasoned Actor.

Theatre highlights: Hendrik spent three years at PACOFS (1989 – 1991) where he played everything from Koning Rosekrans in Liewe Heksie to Mercutio in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. In 2003 he appeared in productions of The Jungle Book and Aladdin for The People’s Theatre. He was seen in a production of The Picture of Dorian Gray at the Wits Theatre. Abyss Productions presented Aap Uit Die Mou, which was performed at the Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees (KKNK) and in Pretoria. He performed two different productions of his magic shows, also in Pretoria and KKNK, as well as at The Festival of Fame. He appeared in My Boetie se Sussie se Ou, a Ray Cooney farce co-starring theatre legend Tobie Cronje, which played for a full year (2004), touring all the main cities of South Africa.

Television highlights: Hendrik appeared in the television production of Platinum and guest starred in South African soapies Egoli, Generations, 7e Laan, Backstage, Scandal and Binnelanders. He was seen in the series Pandjieswinkelstories and Song vir Katryn II.

Feature Film highlights: Hendrik played the role of Mr. Heimer in Max and Mona.

Television Adverts: Hendrik appeared in a few television commercials, most notably two for Nando’s, namely Crossroads and Last Dictator Standing.

Industrial Theatre: He has also performed in various Industrial Theatre productions.

You can book Hendrik for your next acting gig by contacting his agent Marius at Thespians (Pty) Ltd.

Magician

Performing as Magic Man Hendini, Hendrik has performed in front of literally thousands of children at birthday parties, early learning facilities and primary schools. His productions have been seen at theatres across the country, as well as at the Grahamstown National Arts Festival and KKNK.

Magic Show Details:

Show duration: 50 min.

Suitable for ages: 4 – 12 years.

Performance space requirements: Minimum 2 x 2 m. Only suitable for indoor performance or at least under a roof. The show is wind sensitive. It’s preferable for the performer to have a wall behind him.

Seating: Cinema style. Parents/teachers to sit in on the performance.

Performance fee:

Birthday parties – R 1500 + transport if outside Pretoria (Gauteng only – other areas please contact me for arrangements and costs).

Pre-schools – R 2000 + transport if outside Pretoria (Gauteng only – other areas please contact me for arrangements and costs).

Primary schools – R 3500 + transport if outside Pretoria (Gauteng only – other areas please contact me for arrangements and costs).