#JustMen: Emotional reflections from the audience
Here are some audience views on the powerful theatre production #JustMen currently on at the Baxter.
This multilingual docudrama for men and about men is performed by South African men who tell their personal stories, and in so doing attempt to take a stand against the epidemic of gender-based violence in the country.
The production, #JustMen will have its world premiere at the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio, and runs for two weeks only, from 13 to 30 June, at 19:30 nightly.
It took this show for me to realise what a violent culture and society I grew up in. A lot of things resonated with me...the microaggressions I face in my life, it probably stems form that.Thurlo Cicero, audience member #Justmen
That piece in the production about standing up - that really hit home for me. If I don't stand up and address men...then I become part of the problem.Mike van der Walt, Mankind Project and audience member
The production was brilliant, it brought out insecurities in men that are often hidden away.Suhayl Siblall, audience member
The production leaves audiences young and old emotionally moved by the powerful content and performances.Read More
This multilingual docudrama for men and about men is performed by South African men who tell their personal stories.Read More
John Maytham chats to one of the actors in #JustMen Sherman Pharo about the powerful and emotional performance.Read More
Eusebius chats to Just Men director about the play which calls for men to take a stand against toxic masculinity and violence.Read More