Athol Fugard

 

In the heart of District Six

District Six, in the east end of Cape Town, was once one of the most culturally mixed neighbourhoods in South Africa.

In the heart of District Six

Confronting darkness

Brent Meersman chats to the irrepressible playwright, Athol Fugard, ahead of the premiere of his latest play, The Train Driver.

Confronting darkness

Finding freedom in captivity

IN The Island, two political prisoners on Robben Island perform a version of Antigone to their cellmates and their warders.

Taking plays to print

Staff Reporter

If plays stay on stage, never making their way on to the page, South Africans could lose an important aspect of their culture. But not if Robin Malan'