Violent and abusive behaviour is a serious issue in South Africa. Follow Kevin as he joins a men’s support group to discuss his own and other men’s problems, and how they can turn those problems into solutions that better serve themselves, their families, and their communities at large.
KEVIN: Abusive father suffering from toxic masculinity.
SAMANTHA: Kevin’s wife.
ANDY: Kevin’s son.
KOBUS: Divorcee and son of a disciplinarian.
COACH MASUKU: A life coach and founder and facilitator of Brother’s Keeper.
HENDRIK: Son of an abusive father; now an abusive husband.
THABO: Ex-convict, incarcerated for raping his wife.
MAKGATHO: Emotionally and physically abused son of abusive deceased father.
MZWANDILE: Ex-convict struggling to reintegrate into society.
SBUSISO: Homosexual youth disowned and evicted by his parents.
PETER: Victim of corporate bullying.
This play is available in isiXhosa here