Nelson College students rehearse for the college's production of Foreskin's lament in 2009. First performed in 1980 and 1981, the play was a powerful and critical exploration of the values of rugby and has retained relevance over the long term. It was written by Greg McGee, a former Junior All Black, who later worked with Richie McCaw to write McCaw's autobiography, The open side. Published in 2013, this was claimed to be the fastest-selling book in New Zealand's history.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Fairfax NZ, Nelson Mail
Photograph by Martin de Ruyter
This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder by contacting [email protected]