First theatre opens in SA's Soweto township


South Africa is to opens its first theatre in a township - Soweto - once home to former President Nelson Mandela.

The $17m (£11m) project aims to attract tourists and locals alike - hoping for the same success as the 2010 Football World cup.

Karen Allen has this report.

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