Megan Choritz

Megan Choritz is a South African born playwright, actor, writer, director, and improviser who lives in Cape Town and shares her home with furry animal people. She has spent all of her life involved in theatre and make-believe.

Megan graduated from the University of Cape Town in 1986 and worked as an actress before starting her own improvisation troupe in Cape Town. She has written and co-written numerous plays and musicals, performed and directed theatre, and she improvises and teaches improv. She also writes short stories, poems and children’s stories. Her plays The Tent, Drive with Me and Clouds Like Waves have achieved critical acclaim.