Lin-Manuel Miranda came up with In The Heights as a teenager, saw it became a Best Musical winner on Broadway and is now the producer of the film of the same name. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U0CL-ZSuCrQ When you started In the Heights as...Read More
By ALLISON KUGEL Vanessa Williams is a creature unlike any other. It's as though she came here to impart the ins and outs of living life on one's own terms. From unwitting societal lightning rod during the 1980s to...Read More
By ALLISON KUGEL Actor Brian d'Arcy James delivers a tour de force performance as dashing and tormented Quinn Carney in the Broadway play, The Ferryman, winner of four 2019 Tony Awards including Best Play, Best Author (Jez Butterworth) and...Read More
By BRUCE DENNILL Sarafina! / Directed by Nhlanhla Ngema / The Mandela, Joburg Theatre, Braamfontein, Johannesburg Sarafina!, an original South African musical, was a Broadway success story in the late Eighties and has been revived a number of...Read More
Theatre Interview: Kate Normington – Into The Woods: Speaking Smooth Sondheim, Or Witch Way Forward?
By BRUCE DENNILL Kate Normington is playing The Witch in the Pieter Toerien and Kickstart production of Stephen Sondheim's Into The Woods at the Theatre On The Bay in Cape Town (until 2 March) and at Pieter Torien's Montecasino...Read More