Set in a South African traveling amusement park on New Year’s Eve, Athol Fugard’s Playland explores the possibilities for blacks and whites to find understanding in a racially divided world. A volatile dialogue begins when two men―a former soldier and a night watchman―delve into their sordid pasts. A Steppenwolf Theatre Company co-production.
An L.A. Theatre Works full cast recording featuring:
Lou Ferguson as Martinus Zoeloe
Francis Guinan as Gideon le Roux
Paul Sandberg as The Voice of ‘Barking Barney’
Original music by Richard Woodbury.
Directed by Nan Withers-Wilson. Recorded before a live audience at the DoubleTree Guest Suites, Chicago in May of 1996.
“Character actors Lou Ferguson and Francis Guinan create a riveting dark atmosphere.”― AudioFile Magazine