The Market Theatre celebrates 40 years

The iconic Market Theatre in the Joburg CBD celebrates 40 years in existence with more productions that reflect South Africa's diverse landscape.

702's Azania to the artistic director at the Market Theatre, James Ngcobo, about what Joburgers can expect this year.

Listen to the interview below:

This is absolutely a big year for the Market Theatre. One wakes up every morning to mollycoddle a vision that was started 40 years ago.

James Ngcobo, the Market Theatre artistic director

Go to London, go to New York, go to Chicago. Theatres are right in the middle of life.

James Ngcobo, the Market Theatre artistic director

We stage works that are talking to where this country is at and there is a continental curiosity. We're looking at the diaspora and linking ourselves with the world.

James Ngcobo, the Market Theatre artistic director

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