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This play about a young white boy and two African servants is at once a compelling drama of South African apartheid and a universal coming-of-age story. Originally produced in 1982, it is now an acknowledged classic of the stage, whose themes of injustice, racism, friendship, and reconciliation traverse borders and time.
About the Author
Athol Fugard was born in South Africa in 1932 and is an internationally acclaimed playwright. His best-known plays include "Bloodknot" (1961); "Boesman and Lena" (1969); "Sizwe Bansi Is Dead" (1972); "The Island" (1973), and "My Children! My Africa!" (1989).