Bongile Mantsai, Hilda Cronje, Thoko Ntshinga and Tandiwe Nofirst Lungisa in Mies Julie. Photograph: Murdo MacLeod

Mies Julie Town Hall Theatre, Galway Arts Festival****“Welcome to the new South Africa, Mies Julie,” says John, in a moment of bitter disdain, “where (...)

Miss Julie has been called many things in her time: “mad”, “crazy”, “wild” and, more recently, “off her head”. Those are just a few of the adjectives,(...)