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Milton Schorr is and award-winning writer with credits spanning theatre, TV, travel and film, and an actor with appearances in several Hollywood and local productions

The evening will include:

  • A signed copy of Strange Fish, as well as the audiobook courtesy of BiB Africa.
  • Pizza with Meraai
  • A discussion on the nuts & bolts of story-writing, featuring: ‘What Makes a Story Magic?’ The Path to Writing an Unforgettable Tale, with Milton Schorr.
  • A video presentation from Schorr’s debut novel Strange Fish.
  • Q&A

You can see some of his work here:

He has recently completed his first novel, Strange Fish (, 

On October 13 he kicked off a nationwide #IndieBookTour, taking him to indie bookstores and interested spaces all throughout SA, and is stopping in Swellendam on October 24th

Strange Fish is a modern retelling of the mermaid myth, set in the small fishing town where Milton grew up.

“Writing is my absolute passion. I have been practising the craft of it for twenty years, through an award winning career spanning theatre, TV and film, and I can think of no greater pleasure than sharing that passion with others,” says Milton Schorr. “I’m looking forward to sharing a beautiful night.”


Milton Schorr was born in 1981 in Cape Town, South Africa

He attended the University of Cape Town as a student of theatre, thereafter creating theatre works across South Africa. As a writer and actor he has received the Imbewu Scriptwriting award for his play The Heroin Diaries, and both the ‘iDidTht Best of Reel for Direction Craft’ and ‘Vimeo Staff Pick’ award for the short film detailing his youth, Surrender (

His MMA based screenplay ‘Fight!’ is currently in development with Ntibah Pictures, and he has appeared in blockbuster Hollywood productions such as Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, Outlander, Tomb Raider, and Redeeming Love.

He is a renowned travel and sports writer, with credits in many of South Africa’s major publications. His work can be seen at Strange Fish is his first novel.

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