A play about two people whom, having long walked on firm ground, now find that they cannot take its firmness for granted.
In his uplifting play, Fordsburg’s Finest, Slabolepszy depicts an empowered and impassioned woman as the focus of his tale, while taking the audience on a nostalgic journey of recognition, sensitivity and insight relating to the return of Thandi, from an American exile to South Africa.
Paul Slabolepszy is a well-known, award-winning South African playwright who holds the ability to reflect an authentic South African landscape, with its turbulent political background, vibrant cultures and inhabitants, and to evoke empathy for all of his diverse characters.
Starring Paul Slabolepszy and Chi Mhende.
Directed by Bobby Heaney
Written by Paul Slabolepszy