South Africans are in for a treat in 2017! A new original musical is currently being developed in South Africa. It will have its first run at the Joburg Theatre in August 2017, before touring locally and internationally. The musical, Calling Me Home, is now reaching the end of its development phase and tickets go on sale in January.
Calling Me Home is a powerful and epic love story of hope and finding the meaning of ‘home’. It follows a young African woman, Grace, as she flees her homeland due to the outbreak of civil war. She travels overseas where she joins a migrant community. In this new community, she experiences the heartbreak and hardships, as well as the joys and new friendships that come with starting afresh in a new country. It is a story that speaks not just to Africa, but to the world. Continue reading “Calling Me Home – an original musical to premiere in Johannesburg in 2017” »