Mies Julie the hottest ticket in town
If you haven't booked already, don't miss out on an extraordinary piece of theatre at the Oxford Playhouse until Saturday. Internationally-acclaimed director Yael Farber's previous productions have taken Oxford by storm and
- her explosive new adaptation of Strindberg’s classic
produced byThe Baxter Theatre Centre at the University of Cape Town in association with The South African State Theatre has received 30 five-star ratings in under a year and has had sell-out runs, standing ovations and sensational reviews at the Edinburgh Festival and London’s Riverside Studios. This is the only regional venue on the tour. Be warned - it's not for the faint-hearted.
In the smouldering kitchen of a remote South African house, eighteen years after the end of apartheid, a single night of brutality and tenderness unfolds between a black farm labourer and his white master’s daughter. The visceral struggles of contemporary South Africa are laid bare as the couple’s deadly attraction spirals out of control and they battle over power, sexuality, memory, mothers and land.
For ages 16+
Contains very strong language, violence, nudity and scenes of a sexual nature. Haze is used during this performance.