Mrs Kaplan and the Witchdoctor
A comedy in two acts by Robin Levetan. The play is set in the Kaplan's home in Fresnaye on Passover.
Playscript held by NELM: [Collection: BAXTER ARCHIVES]: 2009. 21. 23.
Performance history in South Africa
The play was first performed (its World Première) at the Baxter Theatre on 15 January 1992, directed by Fred Abrahamse, starring Ramolao Makhene (Wellington), Michelle Fine (Maureen), Dale Cutts (Eric), Paul Gray (Workman), Richard Kearns ((Workman), Nick Ashby (Brian), Heather Schiff (Shelley), Alan Swerdlow (Uncle Natie), Xola Luse (Conrad), Susan Pam-Grant (Bobba/Granny). Set design by Robin Levetan, lighting design by Brian Collins, costumes by Ann Sharfman, stage manager Anthony Quinlan.
Translations and adaptations
Mrs Kaplan and the Witchdoctor theatre programme 1992.
Vrye Weekblad, 31 Jan-6 Feb 1992.
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