Methodist Church Hall • Cnr Milton Road and Wesley Street • Observatory • 7925 • Cape Town

Nwabisa Plaatjie: Reimagining The Native Who Caused All The Trouble


Reimagining The Native Who Caused All The Trouble

Written by Danny Keogh, Vanessa Cooke and Fink Haysom

Adapted and Directed by Nwabisa Plaatjie

Performed by Faniswa Yisa, Kai Luke Brummer, Anele Kose, Duane Behrens and Nomakrestu Xakatugaga

Mentored by Tossie van Tonder

Set and Costume Design by Nwabisa Plaatjie

Poster Design by Warren Turner

Photos by Jesse Kramer

30 July – 5 August

First performed at The Market Theatre in 1986, this play centres around Tselilo, a Basotho man who questions land ownership in Cape Town in the 1930s