Edinburgh highlight: The South African Season at the Assembly
in Actors and Performers, Directors, Edinburgh Festival and Fringe, International, South African Theatre
17th August 2012
INTERVIEW: YAEL FARBER and BO PETERSEN
The adapter and director of Mies Julie, based on Strindberg’s play, and the actor in Athol Fugard’s Statements After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act talk to Philip Fisher about the critically acclaimed South African Season at the Assembly. Recorded: 14 August 2012.
South Africa is complex, nuanced, and not a society to be pitied, but it is one facing challenges and moving forward with extraordinary grace and without exploding into some kind of catastrophe.