It's Storytime - Amabali

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It's Storytime - Amabali is a play by Janice Honeyman. Janice Honeyman also directed this play which was staged at the Market Theatre in 1988.

The original text

Adapted from Traditional African Myths, Legends and Folktales by Janice Honeyman.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

Directed by Janice Honeyman at the Market Theatre. Cast: Boitumelo Dijoe, Thuli Mtshali, {Louis P. Seboko]], Owen L. Sejake, Nomthetho Sibisi, Itumeleng Wa-Lehulere, Jane Lebina, Smiler Makama, George Maluleke, Lee Miswe, Mombassa Miswe, Aniki Mokoena, Vusi Shibambo, Kekane Shongwe, Chippa Tshabalala, Ronnie Zama. Set and Costume Designer: Sarah Roberts. Lighting Designer: Mannie Manin, Assistant Lighting Designer: Alan Joseph. Choreography: Jane Lebina, Lee Miswe, Owen L. Sejake, Vusi Shibambo, Itumeleng Wa-Lehulere, Production Manager: Karen Cutts, Glen Melville. Stage Management: Eric Sutherland, Xolani Nyembe.


Pat Schwartz 1988. The Best of Company: The Story of Johannesburg's Market Theatre. Johannesburg: Ad Donker.

Ruphin Coudyzer. 2023. Annotated list of his photographs of Market Theatre productions. (Provided by Coudyzer)

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