The Space / Die Ruimte / Indawo. Brian ASTBURY.
The Space / Die Ruimte / Indawo

The Space / Die Ruimte / Indawo

Cape Town: Moyra and Azriel Fine, 1979. 4to. Black-and-white photographs in text. Original cloth. A very good copy, ends of spine and corners lightly bumped, lightly foxed. Item #404529
ISBN: 0620040254

FIRST EDITION, LIMITED ISSUE, number 87 of 100 copies signed by Astbury and the actress Yvonne Bryceland. "Brian Astbury founded and ran South Africa's first non-racial theatre/arts venue, The Space, in the 70's, where he commissioned internationally famous plays like Sizwe Banzi is dead, The Island and Statements after an arrest under the Immorality Act from playwrights like Athol Fugard, Pieter-Dirk Uys, Geraldine Aron and Fatima Dike, South Africa's first black woman playwright. Many of the 'graduates' of The Space have gone on to become mainstays of the post-Apartheid South African theatre, TV and film scene."

Price: $175.00

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