Theatre

Museum of Lungs: A fight to survive
Museum of Lungs: A fight to survive
The play Museum of Lungs charts the story of a woman living and working in Johannesburg, who is dealing with the aftermath of a devastating medical diagnosis and demands your attention as soon as the lights go down....
​Discovering the world of Can Themba
​Discovering the world of Can Themba
Author and playwright Siphiwo Mahala asserts that many South Africans know of 1950s Drum generation writer Can Themba only as a journalist. With the exception of the play The Suit, the appreciation of his craft is usually limited to the selection of his writings...
Winston Ntshona put his body in the line of fire
Winston Ntshona put his body in the line of fire
Actor, playwright and mentor Winston Ntshona, who passed away on August 2 at the age of 76, was a pioneer in the manner that he used his acting...
Drama rocks Market Theatre
Drama rocks Market Theatre
A three-way spat between the Market Theatre Foundation chief executive, the chairperson of its board and disgruntled workers threatens to plunge...
So who did plant the seed?
So who did plant the seed?
Sinethemba Twani (29) is a budding playwright from Gugulethu in Cape Town.
What happens after the fest?
What happens after the fest?
Throughout the National Arts Festival (NAF), locals and festivalgoers agreed on one thing: every day of the NAF blurs into the next. Friends...
Playwright opens file on OR Tambo the dictator
Playwright opens file on OR Tambo the dictator
It will never be easy to take a critical look at the legacy of a historical icon such as Oliver Reginald Tambo but playwright Sello Maseko bravely...
Uncovering a family’s truth
Uncovering a family’s truth
My father’s home was a safe house, a refugee camp. It was not a haven where Gogo, his mother, would shower me with wet kisses and light cheek...
The world at her feet
The world at her feet
Theatre forms an integral part of the cultural landscape of South Africa. Before the present day, before democracy, before apartheid, before 1912,...
Beyond the comedy curtain and back
Beyond the comedy curtain and back
Comedians tend to get wistful about what the changing times have rendered them less able to say. For some in the line-up of The Legends Live...
The movement maverick: ​Mamela Nyamza
The movement maverick: ​Mamela Nyamza
Mamela Nyamza’s work refuses to follow any tune but her own.
Count jocular: ​Klara van Wyk
Count jocular: ​Klara van Wyk
Thanks to Klara van Wyk’s on-stage character, Pretina de Jager — a colourfully dressed, troubled teenager with an exaggerated Afrikaans...

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