Author Archives: Jon Keevy

Who’s Upstairs? Francis Chouler

‘Modes of Escape and Survival’: Adam Rapp’s Nocturne at Alexander Bar Theatre by Amy Louis Wilson Here’s the thing about grief: it comes upon you like drowning. It is all-consuming and yet you are oddly detached from it, but one thing is certain: you cannot write from inside of it. You must let the white…

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Some Assembly Required interviews Zac Fleishman & Chloe Cattin

Jason Potgieter chats with UCT students Zac and Chloe about theatre, nonsense and Frankie Nassimbeni’s IN MY DREAMS I AM OK at the Bindery Lab on UCT Hiddingh Campus Thursday to Saturday. Bookings via weareplaygroup@gmail.com or ph: 021 480 7129 – tickets are free and donations appreciated. Jason Potgieter is a performer, theatre-maker and educator…

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Some Assembly Required interviews Jannes Erasmus

Jason Potgieter interviews Gauteng-based writer and actor Jannes Erasmus about his critically acclaimed Smaarties (directed by Quintin Wils) and Still – running at the Cape Town Fringe until Sunday. Jason Potgieter is a performer, theatre-maker and educator. His company with Kim Kerfoot is Instant Arts Collective…

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Some Assembly Required interviews Jemma Kahn

Jason Potgieter interviews Joburg-based trouble-maker, performer and artist Jemma Kahn. Right now she can be seen onstage at the Cape Town Fringe with her show We Didn’t come to Hell for the Croissants. Jason Potgieter is a performer, theatre-maker and educator. His company with Kim Kerfoot is Instant Arts Collective…

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Some Assembly Required with Bryan Miles

Jason Potgieter interviews Bryan Miles, whose show Obsessions of a Thought Reader is on from 9 to 12 September 2015.   Jason Potgieter is a performer, theatre-maker and educator. His company with Kim Kerfoot is Instant Arts Collective…

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The Underground Library – Reading

On Saturday night we did a reading of my new play ‘The Underground Library’ at Alexander Bar’s Upstairs Theatre (yes, the advantage of running a theatre is that I always have a venue when I need one). It was directed by Jason Potgieter and the readers were Faniswa Yisa, Sive Gubangxa, Richard September, Maggie Gericke,…

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