Early in 1994 she was seen as Irene in the PACT/CAPAB production of “Crazy For You” in Cape Town and later in 1995/96 she starred as Maria in Pact's “West Side Story” in Pretoria, Cape Town and Bloemfontein (directed by acclaimed American director, Alan Johnson). This was followed by Tuptim in ”The King and I”, “Rodgers and Hammerstein” with the Transvaal Philharmonic Orchestra at the State Theatre and “In Concert-The Music Of Andrew Lloyd-Webber" at the Civic Theatre in Johannesburg. She has also received two FNB Vita nominations for her roles of Maria in both “The Sound of Music” and “West Side Story” respectively. In 1997 she was seen in Pact's production of “Oklahoma!” at the Pretoria State Theatre. The year following saw a run of "The Best of Broadway" in Sun City.
1999, brought along a trip to the Spier Festival where Juanita alongside Joseph Clark appeared with the National Chamber Orchestra in a number of sold out concerts covering a broad spectrum of showstoppers from the musicals, movies, and pop charts.
In 2000, Juanita once again along with Joseph Clark re-opened the Port Elizabeth Opera House with their show, “A Night with the Stars”. They received wonderful revues for their versatility and vocal performance.