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Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Athol Fugard’s The Painted Rocks At Revolver Creek Extends Off-Broadway

The world premiere of Athol Fugard's The Painted Rocks in Revolver Creek has expanded again off-Broadway until 14 June; production had already been established in the shutter June 7. The work was officially opened on May 11 at the Courtyard Theatre Romulas Linney in Pershing Square Signature Center.

Painted rocks is inspired by the life of outsider artist Nukain Mabusa South Africa. Nukain aging farm worker has spent his life transforming rocks in Revolver Creek in a vibrant garden flowers painted. Now, the rock unpainted end, as his young companion Bokkie, Nukain forced to confront his legacy as a painter, a person and a black man in the 1980s in South Africa. When the wife of the farmer arrives with demands on painting, the deep divisions in a country speeding towards the end of apartheid are exposed.

The cast includes Leon Addison Brown, Bianca Amato, Caleb McLaughlin and Sahr Ngaujah.