About the Show/Event
Information for "Daddy" - A Melodrama at Almeida Theatre, West End (Play). I will be your father figure. Put your tiny hand in mine. I will be your preacher teacher. Anything you have in mind. A young black artist meets an older white art collector. A gospel choir emerges from an infinity pool. A mother stops at nothing to save her son's soul. In this Bel Air tale of love and family, intimacy is a commodity and the surreal gets real. When it's summer every day, when even is it? UK Premiere.
Performers Rebecca Bernice Amissah (Gospel Choir), Keisha Atwell (Gospel Choir), Jabari Braham (Gospel Choir), Katie Brayben (Alessia), Alexander Hanson (Andre), David Jonsson (Franklin), Ioanna Kimbook (Bellamy), John McCrea (Max), Tanya Moodie (Zora).
Author Jeremy O Harris. Producer Almeida Theatre. Director Danya Taymor. Design Matt Saunders. Costume Montana Levi Blanco. Lighting Isabella Byrd. Sound Lee Kinney. Musical Director Tim Sutton. Director Anjali Mehra (movement director). Director Amy Ball (casting director). Director Robert Awosusi (resident director).