The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela Book Launch

The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela Book Launch



PEN South Africa, Penguin Random House South Africa, The Fugard Theatre and the Mandela Rhodes Foundation present the South African launch of The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela, edited by Sahm Venter. Join the centenary celebrations of Nelson Mandela’s birth at this release of the correspondence of the world’s most famous imprisoned writer. Featuring a reception, a panel discussion with Prof. Njabulo Ndebele and Justice Albie Sachs, and readings from acclaimed actors Buhle Ngaba and Koleka Putuma.

To reserve your seat for this event at no cost please call our box office on 021 461 4554. Tickets will be reserved on a first come first serve basis and are strictly limited. Booking is limited to 4 tickets per person.

Dates & Times

  • Dates

    25 Jul 2018 - 25 Jul 2018
  • Time

    7:30 PM
  • Price

    Tickets are free, and strictly limited.


Friends of The Fugard

As a Friend of The Fugard you are eligible for great discounts on each of our current and upcoming productions. These discounts are exclusively available from our box office on 021 461 4554 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Each registered Friends of The Fugard member will receive their first 2 tickets discounted, on the usual applicable performance days and seating categories when booking through the box office. Thereafter the member’s guests will pay the full price (or other category discount, if applicable) on additional seats as required.

One member per discount. Multiple kinds of discounts do not apply. Terms and conditions apply.