Theatre Review: ‘My Children! My Africa!’ by Athol Fugard @ The Tristan Bates, London

By Tola Ositelu 1984, South Africa. Impoverished but promising 18-year old student Thami Mbakwena (Nathan Ives-Moiba) finds a kindred spirit in Isabel Dyson (Rose Reynolds) when she visits his school for a debating competition. For Isabel, crossing the colour-lines to go to an African township is an exhilarating and eye-opening