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A tribute to Oliver Reginald Tambo
Author: Mongane Wally Serote
Director: Ntshieng Mokgoro
Music Director: Ntsika Fana Ngxanga
State Theatre Run Dates: 23-26 March 2023
Opening Night: Date 23-Mar-23
The poet laureate and anti- apartheid struggle veteran Mongane Wally Serote presents and epic poem in praise of the life of the late Oliver Reginald Tambo who served as the president of the African National Congress from 1967-1991. Sikhahlel’u-OR poem touches on OR Tambo’s childhood in Mbizana in the Eastern Cape, the liberation struggle, his role in the ANC and his vision for South Africa. An important and timeous reminder of the cost at which freedom came.
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