The Table

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The Table is a 2011 play conceived by Sylvaine Strike and workshopped and written by Craig Higginson, Strike and the full acting company of the premiere production.

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Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

2011: Staged by the Fortune Cookie Theatre Company at the Grahamstown Festival, directed by Sylvaine Strike, with Annabel Linder (Sara), Brian Webber (Daniel), Janet Hampton Carpede (Flora), Karin van der Laag (Ruth), Khabonina Qubeka (Amonio) and William Harding (Levi). Sets designed by Chen Nakar and Sasha Ehlers. Music by Sam Sklair [1]] and Dan Selsick. The same production was staged in the Laager at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg later in 2011.


Fortune Cookie Theatre Company Website [2].

EP Herald, 1 July 2011.

Sunday Times, 7 August 2011.

City Press, 7 August 2011.

Mail and Guardian, 18 August 2011.

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