All photographs by Jan Potgieter. His passion for performing arts photography relates to his love for photographing people. He says he has always loved capturing fleeting emotions in an image. The stage – where drama, music and dance is performed – provides the ideal opportunity to capture such moments…

Photo: Jan Potgieter

Theatre for Africa’s Cattle Drive

Louise Reay in It's Only Birds / Photo: Jan Potgieter

Louise Reay in It’s Only Birds

Photo: Jan Potgieter

Philippe Saire’s Vacuum with Philippe Chosson and Pep Garrigues

Photo: Jan Potgieter

Ignatius van Heerden in Nijinsky’s War

Stuart Taylor in Funny You Should Say That