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Julia is a 1987 play by Mario Schiess. It is based on the theme of August Strindberg's 1888 play Miss Julie, is set in South Africa during the Apartheid years and has central characters from different race groups.

The original text

Miss Julie [1] by August Strindberg.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1987: Staged in the Black Sun in Johannesburg, directed by Mario Schiess, with Margaret Koch (Julia), Leslie Mongezi (Jan) and Sandi Schultz (Christine).


The Sunday Star, 11 Oct 1987.

Beeld, 12 Oct 1987.

Star, 14 Oct 1987.

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