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Keep Your Mouth Shut
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ean: 9781542690294, isbn: 1542690293,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
A CHURCH HYMN FROM ANGERIn the Anglican Communion of Nigeria, poorly-trained catechists, assisted by elder called Baba-Egbes, usually chosen from the congregation,managed village churches in the pre and postindependent eras in Nigeria, if such church...
Vegas It Happened To Me
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ean: 9781544827056, isbn: 1544827059,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
From Pleasant Grove of Dallas, TX comes a story of a young man by the name of Rashaud Williams who discovers just how unpleasant life can really be. After being molested at an early age, Rashaud’s life seems to unravel with blow after blow. Unable ...
ean: 9781545233795, isbn: 1545233799,
Author’s Note Although this book is based on the author‘s experiences as a psychiatric nurse, it is a fictional account. The characters and situations which appear in the work are synthesised from a large number of observations made during a twel...
The Devil Is a Woman
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ean: 9781547175475, isbn: 1547175478,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
If you want to see the truth, close your eyes to what appears to be true. Jalal ud Din al-Rumi In a darkened room, on a black-draped bed, somewhere in the heart of the city, lies an old witch. Like an ancient spider, her withered body seems lifeless....
The World in an Orange: Creating Theatre with Barney Simon
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ean: 9781583227114, isbn: 1583227113,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Barney Simon (1932–1995) was the legendary artistic director, writer, and co-creator ofthe Market Theatre in Johannesburg, one of the most influential and distinguished theatres in South Africa and the world. He workshopped, wrote, and directed unf...
Pumie's African Heartbeat
ean: 9781616673796, isbn: 1616673796,
Pumalela is a young black South African orphan. He is from the Xhosa tribe and has a difficult start to his life until he is picked up on the side of the road by Ben in his taxi. Ben and Mandisa raise Pumalela as their own son in a township called ...
Love, Crime and Johannesburg: A Musical
ean: 9781868143542, isbn: 1868143546,
"Why bother to rob a bank, when you can own a bank?" asked Bertold Brecht. The question is reiterated in the very Brechtian Love, Crime and Johannesburg, the story of Jimmy ‘Long Legs’ Mangane, a people’s poet involved in the struggle, who is a...
Nkyin-Kyin: Essays on the Ghanaian Theatre. (Cross Cultures)
ean: 9789042025172, isbn: 9042025174,
This collection brings together essays written over a thirty-five year period. They reflect James Gibbs's position vis-à-vis the Ghanaian theatre as sometimes a remote onlooker, sometimes an enthusiastic participant observer, deeply involved in issu...
The Epilogue. Two Unpublished Plays of Ola Rotimi
sku: IQ-9789784804578, ean: 9789784804578, isbn: 9784804573,
Ola Rotini, the great Nigerian playwright, died in 2000. He was reworking two of his plays:"Man Talk, Women Talk" and "Tororo, Tororo, Roro". They are now published posthumously, and represent an epilogue to his career as a theatre artist and comic p...
Let us Fight for Africa. A Play based on the John Chilembwe Rising of 1915
ean: 9789990887037, isbn: 9990887039,
Let us Fight for Africa is a historical play of the 1915 Nyasaland African uprising led by John Chilembwe. In 1897 the freelance English missionary Joseph Booth took John Chilembwe to America where, through the offices of black American colleagues, h...
Arts Activism, Education, and Therapies: Transforming Communities Across Africa (Matatu: Journal for African Culture and Society)
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ean: 9789042038073, isbn: 9042038071,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
This second volume of research emanating from Drama for Life, University of the Witwatersrand, explores the transformative and healing qualities of the arts in South Africa, Botswana, Cameroon, Kenya, Rwanda, and Zimbabwe. Essays on arts for social c...
The Performance Arts of Africa: A Reader
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mpn: bibliography, ean: 9780415261975, isbn: 041526197X,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
The Performance Arts in Africa is the first anthology of key writings on African performance from many parts of the continent. As well as play texts, off the cuff comedy routines and masquerades, this exciting collection encompasses community-based d...
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