Tonight Fugard visits UNC to deliver an address, "Milestones of a Literary Journey," at Paul Green Theatre at 7:30. Thursday and Friday, the Department of Dramatic Art and PlayMakers Rep co-sponsor two staged readings at 5:30 p.m. in Kenan Theatre.
Thursday, Kathryn Hunter-Williams directs a reading of My Children! My Africa!, a 1989 tale of two gifted schoolchildren in a South Africa on the brink of revolution. In Friday's reading of 2010's The Train Driver, the title character desperately seeks the aid of a poor gravedigger to help address a great wrong. Admission is free, but reservations are strongly recommended. —Byron Woods