Port Elizabeth PlaysPort Elizabeth Plays



This collection of four plays, set in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, portrays tense family relationships or situations against a background of wider suffering and tensions, engaging our sympathies for South Africans of all races.

Author: Athol Fugard

Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

ISBN: 0192825291

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This collection of four plays, set in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, portrays tense family relationships or situations against a background of wider suffering and tensions, engaging our sympathies for South Africans of all races.

Critical Essays on Commonwealth LiteratureCritical Essays on Commonwealth Literature



Though Fugard stayed abroad or in Cape Town Johannesburg for short spells ,
major part of his life was spent in Port Elizabeth which became a setting for his
plays like The Blood Knot , Hello and Good bye and Boesman and Lena which ...

Author: K. Balachandran

Publisher: Sarup & Sons

ISBN: 8176257125

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Contributed essays on works from Africa, Bangladesh, India, New Zealand, and the West Indies.

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I think I learnt a lot of my craft about writing the well - made play — this is a
necessary part of the craft you must learn ... From now on , however , Fugard is
determined to live at least half his time under the sun in his native Port Elizabeth .

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Boesman and Lena and Other PlaysBoesman and Lena and Other Plays



Four works by the South African playwright explore the psyche of the oppressed and the oppressor, the problems of apartheid, and the human need for humor and hope.

Author: Athol Fugard

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ISBN: PSU:000047483255

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Page: 299

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Four works by the South African playwright explore the psyche of the oppressed and the oppressor, the problems of apartheid, and the human need for humor and hope.

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Wole Soyinka Collected Plays 1 Wole Soyinka's plays have all a vital energy that
so often seems lacking in present - day ... 1.50 Oxford Paperbacks forthcoming
Athol Fugard Three Port Elizabeth Plays , The Blood Knot ; Hello and Goodbye ...

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The Road to MeccaThe Road to Mecca



A South African pastor and a young teacher from Cape Town battle over the fate of an eccentric elderly widow. The play won the 1988 New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Foreign Play.

Author: Athol Fugard

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571318209

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A South African pastor and a young teacher from Cape Town battle over the fate of an eccentric elderly widow. The play won the 1988 New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Foreign Play.

The Best Plays of 1981 1982The Best Plays of 1981 1982



Since the mid-1960s he has been closely associated with Serpent Players of
New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, a theater workshop for black Africans
experimenting in collaborative "play-making" of works dealing with the
contemporary South ...

Author: Otis L. Guernsey

Publisher: Dodd Mead

ISBN: 039608124X

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Page: 529

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Highlights a selection, including excerpts and summaries, of the outstanding plays of the 1981-1982 season, with reports on the New York theater season, Shakespeare festivals, notable premieres, awards, and other data

Plays and PlayersPlays and Players



Friends ( volume also contains The Committee & The Twenty - Second Day ) is
about role - playing in a world where ... of Fugard's home town ( ' a less propitious
place for the production of works of art or literature than Port Elizabeth it would ...

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The Best Plays of 1980 1981The Best Plays of 1980 1981



Since the mid - 1960s he has been closely associated with Serpent Players of
New Brighton , Port Elizabeth , a theater workshop for black Africans
experimenting in collaborative “ play - making " of works dealing with the
contemporary South ...

Author: Otis L. Guernsey

Publisher: Bookthrift Company

ISBN: 039608012X

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Page: 564

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Complete broadway and off-broadway programs, directories of cross-country, off-off-broadway theater, 1980-91 statistics, articles, photos.

The Best PlaysThe Best Plays



Athol Fugard as Marius Byleveld under his own direction in his play The Road to
Mecca such as John Steinbeck and Harold Pinter . Since the mid - 1960s he has
been closely associated with Serpent Players of New Brighton , Port Elizabeth ...

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ISBN: UCSC:32106009046910

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The Island and Statements After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act are from this
edition . SThree Port Elizabeth Plays , pp . 46–47 . bibid . , pp . 12–13 . 7ibid . , p .
171 8Statements : Three Plays , p . 8 Three Port Elizabeth Plays , p . 73 . 10jbid .

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