Shaun Smith is a freelance actor and dancer based in Cape Town. He started acting the age of 6. Shaun trained at Nazli George Artistic College, Baxter KTO Drama Course Junior and Senior program, New Africa Theatre Association and the Magnet Theatre. Some of the projects he has been involved in include Swoop under the direction of Pieter Bosch Botha, and Torchbearers an International production that traveled to Wales and South Africa under the direction of international director Laurence Allan and assisted by Cassandra Hendricks. His other works include a dance production for Dance Umbrella 2012 called Canvas Choreographed by Louis Coetzer with Darkroom Contemporary Dance Company and H/oursToKeep Directed by Lauren Joseph. He is an actor for Bonfire Theatre.