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Magnet Theatre: A closer look at one of the most vital physical theatre companies in Africa

Magnet TheatreComing soon from Unisa Press, Magnet Theatre: Three Decades of Making Space, edited by Megan Lewis and Anton Krueger:

Cape Town’s Magnet Theatre has been a positive force in South African theatre for three decades, a crucial space for theatre, education, performance, and community throughout a turbulent period in South African history.

Offering a dialogue between internal and external perspectives, as well as perspectives from performers, artists, and scholars, this book analyses Magnet’s many productions and presents a rich compendium of the work of one of the most vital physical theatre companies in Africa.

About the editors

Megan Lewis is assistant professor of theatre history and dramaturgy at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Anton Krueger is associate professor in the Department of Drama at Rhodes University in South Africa.

Book details

  • Magnet Theatre: Three Decades of Making Space edited by Megan Lewis and Anton Krueger
    EAN: 9781783205370
    Contact Unisa Press for more information:
    Laetitia Theart
    Email: unisa-press@unisa.ac.za
    Tel: 012 429 3448