Luli Callinicos. Born in Johannesburg East Ramd of Greek parents, she is a historian, teacher, writer and social activist. So she, together with Fiona Ramsay, who portrays her, and her characters, on stage, write a play about digging into historical stories of ordinary people. 435 more words
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Set in the present, Suddenly the Storm, Paul Slabolepszky’s latest play (and his first new play since 2009), delves back into the past to uncover whatever it is that is eating Dwayne Combrink, an angry man whose income as a creator of security gates is not his sole one – he also serves as a loan shark’s “enforcer”. 715 more words
I went to see Pippi Longstocking, The Musical, at the National Children’s Theatre in Parktown.
Based on the 1945 children’s novel, Pippi Longstocking, by the Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren, published by Rabén & Sjögren with illustrations by Ingrid Vang Nyman. 454 more words