Master Harold... and the Boys
In a small tea shop in South Africa, two black men and a young white boy joke and dance together, defying the brutalities of apartheid through their joyous love. But festering issues of family, race, and power are not so easy to ignore, and a single phone call can trigger catastrophe. Winner of the Drama Desk and London Evening Standard Awards for Best Play, â€œMaster Haroldâ€... and the boys reveals the profound personal consequences of oppression.
Running Time: One hour and 40 minutes, with no intermission
The Pershing Square Signature Center [Irene Diamond Stage](New York, NY)
480 West 42nd Street (between Dyer and 10th Avenues)
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by Michael Dale - November 9, 2016
The subject of sensitive, well-intentioned white people growing up unaware of their own privilege has been receiving more and more attention in American, but back in 1982, South African playwright Athol Fugard approached the issue as experienced in his apartheid-infested homeland.
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2016
The Signature Theatre production of "Master Harold" ... and the boys, written and directed by Tony Award winner Athol Fugard, has been extended by one week.
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2016
Signature Theatre presents "Master Harold" ... and the boys, written and directed by Tony Award winner Athol Fugard. "Master Harold" ... and the boys runs now through November 27, 2016 with a Monday, November 7 opening night on The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!