About the Show/Event
Information for Approaching Empty at The Kiln (formerly Tricycle Theatre), Inner London (Play). Forget friendship! This is business. In a scruffy minicab office, Mansha decides it's time to create his own destiny and offers to buy a business from his lifelong friend Raf. As the realities of the state of the business slowly unravel, these two best friends must confront the difficulties of going into business with those closest to them. Set in North East England, in the aftermath of Margaret Thatcher's death, this compelling drama by award-winning playwright Ishy Din (Snookered, Best New Play at Manchester Theatre Awards), lays bare the everyday struggles of a post-industrial generation of South Asian British men.
Age Advisory: 14+
Performers Kammy Darweish (Mansha), Rina Fatania (Sameena), Karan Gill (Shazad), Nicholas Khan (Raf), Nicholas Prasad (Sully), Maanuv Thiara (Tany).
Author Ishy Din. Producer Tamasha. Producer Kiln Theatre. Producer Live Theatre. Director Pooja Ghai. Design Rosa Maggiora. Lighting David Plater. Music Arun Ghosh. Sound Arun Ghosh.