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Theater (1975) 7 (1): 115–123.
Published: 01 February 1975
...Russell Vandenbroucke Copyright © by yale/theatre 1975 1975 Robert Zwelinzima Is Alive Russell Vandenbroucke Sizwe Banzi is Dead and The Island were presented in their American Premieres at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut. Sizwe Bansi...
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Theater (1979) 10 (3): 40–46.
Published: 01 November 1979
...-Not Lane by Peter Nichols, Sizwe Banzi Is Dead and The Island by Athol Fugard, and Spokesong by Stewart Parker. Several Long Wharf productions have been transferred to New York, including Streamers by David Rabe, The Shadow Box by Michael Cristofer, and The Gin Game by D. L. Coburn. Arvin Brown has been...
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Theater (1979) 10 (3): 85–86.
Published: 01 November 1979
... Endgame and Equw rubbing elbows with Sizwe Banzi Is Dead and The Real Inspector By far the most intriguing fact to emerge from Profiles is the Hound. Quite often these extremes are on the same season bill sizeable number of gifted actors active in these 152 theaters. I together: Arizona Civic...
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Theater (1980) 11 (2): 97.
Published: 01 May 1980
... in criticism and dramaturgy at the Yale School of Drama, and a contributor to TheaterJournal and the Boston Herald American. Athol Fugard is the author of Boesman and Lena, The BloodKnot, The Island, People Are Living There, Sizwe Banzi is Dead, and other plays. His play A Lesson from Aloeshad its...
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Theater (1976) 8 (1): 68–71.
Published: 01 February 1976
..., so far.” tive so that each play would modify the other. Athol Yet, despite the racial degradation implicit in Fugard’s Sizwe Bansi Is Dead and ThIsland have Zpi-Tombi, it has been subject to little critical castiga- partially provided such an alternative...
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Theater (1979) 10 (3): 75–81.
Published: 01 November 1979
... to be a big overwhelming space and sometimes Eyoy, using a realistic set, costumes, and acting style. needs to be literally an empty space as it was in Sizwe Bansi Is it Schachter says: Dead. Scenery or elaborate mise en scene, or any...
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Theater (1986) 17 (2): 77–80.
Published: 01 May 1986
... broucke does: he allows it to emerge) Vanden- the black townships of Johannesburg; and whats and hows. I did a lot of reading broucke has made an important contribution another chapter treats Sizwe BanJi Is Dead, The to attempt to answer those questions - to the writing of theater history...
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Theater (1976) 8 (1): 38–48.
Published: 01 February 1976
... on combined memories and in- and undevelopment is “Music.” Muntu switches sights of the South African experience to improvise roles. He becomes the showman, and jazzily asks plays of shattering force, subtlety, and eloquence. the audience what this compensation is. The audi- Sizwe Banzi is Dead...
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Theater (1977) 8 (2_and_3): 174–175.
Published: 01 May 1977
... at Sizwe Bans Is Dead and The Searcape, is to follow the trail of an increasing Island: we can see how the same writer who critical disenchantment. “The idea prevailing created “one of the best new plays I have seen in over the defects in execution” is one of my life” could pour...
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Theater (1980) 11 (2): 24–28.
Published: 01 May 1980
.... 1973 The Island In thinking about the protracted history to this playas com• Sizwe Banzi is Dead pared with the others I have written, I am conscious of one thing: 1975 Dimetos the completion of a work had always depended on a cor• 1979 A Lesson from Aloes respondence, a relevance...
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Theater (1982) 14 (1): 32–40.
Published: 01 February 1982
... of this understanding coupled with his devo- ‘ tion towards actors helps explain why he has written so many ex- cellent parts for them. He has often been fortunate to have his John Kani (left) and Winston Ntshona in Sizwe Buhzi Is Ded, Mark plays enacted by consummate craftsmen, but he also deserves Taper...
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Theater (1976) 8 (1): 62–67.
Published: 01 February 1976
... by giv- Ntshona, in the award-winning Sizwe Banzi is Dead ing presents to the performers. and The Island, were not professionals. Kani and Humor is the essence of the performance. Ntshona are skillful amateurs as are the actors in Unity is achieved by certain common...
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Theater (1982) 14 (1): 27–31.
Published: 01 February 1982
... with plays he did with them. They collaborated on Thc Island and Witwatersrand University. They did an all black production of Sizwe Bansi. And they did well with those plays. John and Winston won...
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Theater (1995) 25 (3): 8–18.
Published: 01 November 1995
... reality in a radically different way. Also playing at the Civic Theatre, at the very same time, was his latest work, My Life. Here, in a radical break from his well-wrought allegories of racial conflict, Fugard has returned to the workshop-style theater of The Island and Sizwe...
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Theater (1995) 25 (3): 38–45.
Published: 01 November 1995
..., racial classification in The Blood Knot, the pass and influx control laws in Sizwe Bansi is Dead (created jointly with John Kani and Winston Ntshona), and the Group Areas Act in Boesman and Lena. These plays clearly protest against racial segregation by depicting...
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Theater (2008) 38 (3): 85–109.
Published: 01 November 2008
... of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) undertaken in 1996 and concluded in 2003? Actively, in the present continuous tense, and with deep ambivalence. The bodies of missing and assassinated Umkhonto we Sizwe (“Spear of the Nation” or MK) soldiers are being recovered even as the bodies...