By BRUCE DENNILL Cinderella / Directed by Janice Honeyman / The Mandela, Joburg Theatre, Braamfontein, Johannesburg Delayed for a year because of the pandemic, the return of producer Bernard Jay and director Janice Honeyman’s (once – and hopefully again)...Read More
By BRUCE DENNILL Siya Mayola stars as Willy, alongside Kai Luke Brummer as Hally and Desmond Dube as Sam in the new Fugard Theatre production of Athol Fugard’s masterpiece "Master Harold"...And The Boys, directed by Greg Karvellas. Mayola is a...Read More
By BRUCE DENNILL Snow White: The Fairest Pantomime In The Land / Directed by Janice Honeyman / The Mandela, Joburg Theatre, Braamfontein, Johannesburg People will go to pantomimes for as long as they’re staged. They’re family friendly and...Read More
Theatre Review: 6 Characters In Search Of An Author – Theatre About Theatre Not Being Theatre, Or Life Imitating Art Or Vice Versa Or What’s Going On?
By BRUCE DENNILL 6 Characters In Search Of An Author / Directed by Sibusiso Mamba / Mannie Manim Theatre, Market Theatre, Newtown, Johannesburg It was a strange strategy in 1921, when Italian playwright Luigi Pirandello wrote and first…