Licia Pienaar was born and raised in Vanderbijlpark in Gauteng. During her school years she participated in extra mural drama and dancing classes and competed in various Eistedfods. Because of her passion and love for arts, she decided to study a Bachelor’s Degree in Drama and Theatre Studies at the University of Stellenbosch which she graduated from in 2014. During her studies she formed part of the cast of three productions …Van ons vaders, written and directed by André Gerber , Die Man Wat Wou Wees, adapted and directed by Marthinus Basson, and Hasepad, directed by Antionette Kellerman. …Van ons vaders showed at the 2015 Woordfees. Licia has a passion to work with people and thus completed her Post graduate Certificate in Education at the University of Stellenbosch in 2015. Currently she is completing her Associates from the AIDT in Modern and Tap dancing.