Master Harold... and the Boys | Study Guide

Athol Fugard

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Master Harold... and the Boys | Characters

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Hally Hally, the "Master Harold" of the play's title, is a white teenager in mid-20th-century South Africa. Read More
Sam Sam Semela is a middle-aged black waiter who works in the St. George's Park Tea Room. Read More
Willie Willie Malopo is a middle-aged black man who works in the St. George's Park Tea Room. Read More
Hally's mother To support her family, Hally's mother once ran a boarding house and now runs the St. George's Park Tea Room. She never appears on stage, but she speaks to Hally on the phone.
Hally's father Hally's father, an alcoholic who steals money from his wife and son, lost a leg because of some illness or accident. He never appears on stage.
Hilda Hilda Samuels is the mother of Willie's baby and also Willie's would-be dance partner. She has quit dance practice in anger over Willie's violent mistreatment of her. She never appears on stage.
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