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ADAPT OR FLY

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ADAPT OR FLY

01 Oct 2014 - 26 Oct 2014

Pieter-Dirk Uys started his one-man onslaught against politicians who should know better with Adapt or Dye in 1981. In October 2014 he is back on the same stage with Adapt or Fly, holding up the cracked mirror of satire to a twenty year-old democracy and using humour as his weapon of mass distraction. After successful seasons in Cape Town and Johannesburg during the last two years, and a run at the Soho Theatre in London, Uys is back with his finger on the pulse of a South Africa after an election that has already introduced the colour red into our black and white rainbow. Juju will join Evi...

Have you seen Zandile

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Have you seen Zandile

08 Oct 2014 - 26 Oct 2014

Written by well known African storyteller, Gcina Mhlope. It was first performed in 1986 at The Market Theatre. The story follows the journey of a young girl called Zandile living with her grandmother. She then gets abducted from her granny’s house in Durban and taken to the Transkei by her mother, as she believes it is time for her to reap the benefits of having a girl child. Through this journey, Zandile is faced with various issues from having her periods and the myths surrounding that experience; meeting boys; friendship; marriage and also feeling the void of her grandmother’s a...

My Name is Rachel Corrie

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My Name is Rachel Corrie

28 Oct 2014 - 23 Nov 2014

The Market Theatre presents a Hearts & Eyes production of My Name is Rachel Corrie Hearts and Eyes Theatre Collective has forged its reputation with staging human stories: the real and the personal in pursuit of truth and understanding. My Name is Rachel Corrie is such a work. This production premiered at with a sold-out run at The National Arts Festival in Grahamstown last year, followed by a season at The Baxter Theatre where it was received with critical and box office acclaim. At the Fleur du Cap awards, Kate Liquorish was nominated three times, once for her supporting role in The Mis...