Contagious

MAKING MANDELA

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ABOUT THE SHOW

Making Mandela: Everyone knows the story of Nelson Mandela after he came to Johannesburg and started his law firm, but what of the formative years in the Eastern Cape that saw the boy become a man? Ideal for learners who want to know more about this iconic figure’s youth and young adulthood.

Innovative physical comedy … an unmitigated delight … a joy to watch
— Christina Kennedy, Business Day
Soars with clean narrative lines, superb physical theatre, humour and pathos … it will wow not only festivalgoers, but the world
— Robyn Sassen, The Arts at Large
An intriguing retelling of history … a playfulness that pulls you into the heart of the production
— Diane de Beer, The Star