Master Harold ... and the boys

‘Master Harold’… And The Boys

Tony Award-winning playwright Athol Fugard’s semi-autobiographical and blistering masterwork explores the nature of friendship, and the ways people are capable of hurting even those they love. ‘Master Harold’… And The Boys is booking until 16 December 2019 at the National Theatre, London. WHAT’S THE STORY? 1950. Apartheid South Africa. St George’s Park Tea Room, Port Elizabeth, 1950. On a long rainy afternoon, employees Sam and Willie practise their steps for the finals of the ballroom dancing championship. Hally arrives from school to hide out in his parents’ tea room. These two men have been unlikely best friends to Hally his …

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