SA Shorts: quickies for a microwave generation
Compiled by UJ Arts & Culture
Soft cover perfect bound 114 pages 210 x 137 mm 2012
Casting: Losing the Plot (F1 M2), The Opening (F1 M1), Metaphorically Speaking (M2), DANCEtheDANCE (F1 M1), Kill Me, Please! (F1 M1), The Wave (F9 M1 U16 multi)
‘SA Shorts is a laboratory for new voices and new ideas. Works have been selected from an open call for playwrights to submit previously unpublished and unproduced short plays. The works selected are ambitious, fresh, playful, engaging, energising, provocative, and powerful.’ – Alby Michaels, Resident Director, UJ Arts & Culture
The University of Johannesburg Arts & Culture was invited to premiere SA Shorts as part of the Student Theatre Festival at the National Arts Festival, Grahamstown, 2012.
Plays included: Anthony Akerman Losing the Plot • Rob K Baum The Opening • Zanandi Botes Metaphorically Speaking • Tristan Jacobs DANCEtheDANCE • Rhea MacCallum Kill Me, Please • Renos Nicos Spanoudes & Alby Michaels The Wave