The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek Will Extend Off-Broadway

first_img Related Shows The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek Show Closed This production ended its run on May 31, 2015 The world premiere of Athol Fugard’s The Painted Rocks at Revolver Creek will extend off-Broadway through June 7; the production had previously been set to shutter on May 31. Performances will begin in the Romulas Linney Courtyard Theatre at the Pershing Square Signature Center on April 21 and officially open on May 11.The new play is inspired by the life of South African outsider artist Nukain Mabusa. Aging farm laborer Nukain has spent his life transforming the rocks at Revolver Creek into a vibrant garden of painted flowers. Now, the final unpainted rock, as well as his young companion Bokkie, has forced Nukain to confront his legacy as a painter, a person and a black man in 1980s South Africa. When the landowner’s wife arrives with demands about the painting, the profound rifts of a country hurtling toward the end of apartheid are laid bare.The cast includes Leon Addison Brown, Bianca Amato, Caleb McLaughlin and Sahr Ngaujah. View Commentslast_img

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