The British African Theatre Company Tiata Fahodzi presents Tiata Delights 08, its fourth annual new writing initiative, presenting a week of work from emerging and established British African writers.
Over the course of the week, six new plays will receive staged readings by three directors, overseen by Artistic Director Femi Elufowoju, jr. This year’s season opens with a new play written by 2008 Laurence Olivier award-winner Bola Agbaje.
Mon & Tue
In Time by Bola Agbaje (Nigeria)
The Burial by Francis Aidoo (Ghana)
Wed & Thu
Liquid Gold by Yvonne Dodoo (Ghana)
Burned To Nothing by Rex Obano(Nigeria)
Fri & Sat
Walking Waterfall by Nii Ayikwei Parkes (Ghana)
Pandora’s Box by Ade Solanke (Nigeria)
cast: Jenny Jules, Danny Sapani, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Cathy Tyson, Ellen Thomas, Cyril Nri, Christopher Colquhoun, Ayo-Dele Ajana, Jude Akuwudike, Aml Ameen, Shyko Amos, Adetomiwa Edun, Tunde Euba, Cush Jumbo, Martina Laird, Charles Mnene, Yetunde Oduwole, Rhoda Ofori-Attah, Chike Okonkwo, Marcy Oni, Ben Onwukwe, Israel Oyelumade, Richard Pepple, Joy Elias-Rilwan, Clifford Samuel
director: Syan Blake, Femi Elufowoju Jr., Gbemisola Ikumelo, Nick Oshikanlu
producer: Tiata Fahodzi
Almeida Street, London, United Kingdom, N1 1TA
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