Theatre ZA went to watch the Market Theatre's production of John Kani and Barney Simon's The Lion & the Lamb. Read what we had to say about it here!
TheatreZA's Cape Town crew went to see the Fugard Theatre's production of Statements After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act. Read what they had to say about it here!
On a perfect Spring evening amongst glistening rooftops catching the sun’s last light we welcomed the Fugard’s new artistic director, Greg Karvellas, and his announcement of the 2020 Fugard Season. The joy of sipping bubbles on a Monday was topped only by the excitement of the new, locally written, creations ‘What We Wish For’ and ‘Hold Still’ that we can look forward to in May and June respectively. Other fan favourites are Peter-Dirk Uys’ 75th birthday celebrations of 10 plays in 10 days, Athol Fugard’s ‘Master Harold and the boys’ and the Fugard’s first Shakespeare production, Hamlet. Read more detail in the press release and watch this space, there’s much to come!
Shakespeare lives. His presence permeates every aspect of John Kani’s play, Kunene and the King, currently on at the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town. He is implied in the dramatic tension; he is discussed in the dialogue. He is even physically present, as a bust sometimes adorned by a Kaizer Chiefs scarf overlooking the tense … Continue reading Kunene and the King Review: TheatreZA on Tour