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Performance

VenueBirmingham Repertory Theatre
Other spaces: The Door
TownBirmingham
CountyWest Midlands
From8th April 2014
To12th April 2014
When19:00. Apr14 10,12 Mats 13:30. Apr14 11 Mat 10:15
PricesFrom £12.00. To £15.00.
What is currently on at Birmingham Repertory Theatre (V143)

Refugee Boy

T01720587429
Alem and his father are in a B&B in Datchet. Alem has lived in Ethiopia and Eritrea but this is his best holiday ever. But in the morning Alem's father is gone, a note explains that his parents didn't want him to risk his life in the war at home. So they have left him in the UK. A refugee. From care home, to foster home, from school to court, Alem's journey makes him reach inside himself to find courage to go on and strength to speak out.
Author Benjamin Zephaniah


Archive :: production:T01720587429, play:S1615836499, venue:V143

Production details

Recommended age: 10+. Running time: 90mins Studio

Company

Producer West Yorkshire Playhouse
Adapted by Lemn Sissay
Director Gail McIntyre
Director Natasha Betteridge (associate director)
Design Emma Williams
Lighting Malcolm Rippeth
Sound Jonnie Khan
Design Mic Pool (projection)
Director Lucy Hind (movement)
DramaturgBen Jancovich
Director Kay Magson (casting)
Performer Fisayo Akinade (Alem)
Performer Rachel Caffrey
Performer Andrew French
Performer Dominic Gately
Performer Becky Hindley
Performer Dwayne Scantlebury

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