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The Dark

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The Dark is Nick Makoha's poetic retelling of his experience and that of others affected by it - a series of voices echoing from varying states of darkness. A story of those who find themselves exiled, with allegiances split between their birthplace and their new country.

  • Wheelchair Access
  • Wed 21 Nov – Sat 1 Dec, 7:30pm

Tuesday- Saturday. No shows on Mondays or Sundays. There will be a 1pm performance on Weds 28 November.

Tickets

  • Full: £15
  • Concession: £10
  • Under 26: £9

Venue: Downstairs

Book /  Box office: 020 7582 7680

A new live literature experience by award-winning poet Nick Makoha.

On a November evening in 1978 after eight years of civil war Nick Makoha and his mother fled their homeland of Uganda. Many people were displaced, thrown into unfamiliar environments and forced to find their new home in the world.

The Dark is Nick’s own poetic retelling of his experience and that of others affected by it - a series of voices echoing from varying states of darkness. What unfolds is a story of those who find themselves exiled, with allegiances split between their birthplace and their new country.

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  • Wed 21 Nov, 7:30pm
  • Thu 22 Nov, 7:30pm
  • Fri 23 Nov, 7:30pm
  • Sat 24 Nov, 7:30pm
  • Tue 27 Nov, 7:30pm
  • Wed 28 Nov, 7:30pm
  • Thu 29 Nov, 7:30pm
  • Fri 30 Nov, 7:30pm
  • Sat 1 Dec, 7:30pm

Written by Nick Makoha

Directed by Roy Alexander Weise

Cast
Akiya Henry
Michael Balogun

Book /  Box office: 020 7582 7680

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