Helena Erasmus is an Arts Administrator and professional Stage- and Theatre production Manager. In 2007 she graduated from the University of Stellenbosch with a BDRAM degree.
Her career in theatre started as Resident Stage Manager at the Oude Libertas Amphitheatre in Stellenbosch. Between 2008 – 2011 Helena freelanced at various theatres and arts festivals around the country as Production- and Stage manager working with acclaimed South African artists. Earlier international touring experience include work for both the Baxter Theatre and the Isango Ensemble theatre company as Stage- and Tour Manager, accompanying both these Cape Town based companies on projects to various international cities. Helena’s career later shifted towards theatre administration when she took on the position of Company Administrator for internationally renowned South African theatre company, Isango Ensemble.
She joined Third World Bunfight, another international South African award winning performance company in 2013 where she currently fills the position of full time Company Administrator. Helena is also one of the Stage- and Touring Company Managers for Third World Bunfight’s internationally touring productions.