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Journey of the Tall Horse: A Story of African Theatre by Mervyn Millar (BA 1995)

1 October 2005

In 1862 a giraffe was transported from Egypt to France as a prize addition to the King’s private zoo. In 2004 a unique collection of international performers, led by South Africa's acclaimed Handspring Theatre Company and the Sogolon Puppet Troup of Mali, joined together to tell its story.

In 1862 a giraffe was transported from Egypt to France as a prize addition to the King’s private zoo. In 2004 a unique collection of international performers, led by South Africa's acclaimed Handspring Theatre Company and the Sogolon Puppet Troup of Mali, joined together to tell its story.