No thanks to Nathi: ‘Kamphoer’ is a shining beacon in theatre’s dark era

Doing justice to the past does require an emphasis on the injustices committed — and Kamphoer does just that

28 January 2021 - 20:19 By Chris Thurman

Lately, I’ve joined a chorus of voices criticising minister of sport, arts and culture Nathi Mthethwa. The minister has been doing a shoddy job for years, but the straw that broke the camel’s back was a tweet in which he claimed theatre in SA is “alive and well”, listing a handful of government-subsidised theatres as evidence...

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