Elizma Grobbelaar grew up between
the proverbial Curtain Calls and since early childhood, she received drama
tuition at the late Babs Laker's "Akademie vir Drama Kuns (ADK)"
and afterwards she continued her drama tuition under the guidance of Tilla
Diedericks until grade12.
Elizma obtained her BA degree in Speech and Drama in 1994
from the University of Stellenbosch. From 1995 she presented part time
speech and drama classes in Cape Town and further studies followed.
In 2002 she and her husband relocated to Gauteng and she
decided to present Drama and Speech classes full-time, during this time
the concept of Drama-Play Classes was formulated and it was officially
launched in 2004. In 2003 she received her LR Management from Unisa's
Centre for Business Management, and in 2005 she received her HR Management
from Unisa's Centre for Business Management, both with Cum Laude. In addition
to Drama-Play Classes, Elizma also runs her own Drama Studio for children
from grade 1 to 12. In 2009 Drama-Play Classes was appointed as the general
best performer studio in the primary school group category. In 2010 Drama-Play
Classes franchised and Thanks to the Grace of the Lord, the drama school
grew astronomically in the past thirteen years.
Elizma is married to Anton and mother to Megan
19 years, Daniel 12 years and Matthew 8 years.