Mix Masala is a play in nine sketches co-written by Peter Braaf and Ivan Sylvester about changes in society and changes in minds and hearts in order to deal with a new political dispensation. Cultural differences are explored and religious and cultural tolerance is encouraged.
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Performance history in South Africa
Presented by the Cape Flats Players and the Baxter Theatre in the Baxter Studio from 15 August to 1 September 1990 directed by Peter Braaf starring Sandra Braaf, Jacques Kleyn, Rista Banagani, Wonga Tai-Tai, Joey Erasmus and others. This production was also seen on the Fringe at the National Arts Festival, 1990.
Vrye Weekblad 31 Augustus 1990.
The Star 9 July 1990.
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