Many Rivers Crossed extended

Monday 23 July 2018

Drama - London Fringe - Shows

New one-man play, Many Rivers Crossed, written and directed by Richard Canal and performed by Emeson Nwolie, gets an additional run at The Cockpit Theatre this September.
Many Rivers Crossed at the Cockpit Theatre

Image: Richard Canal

A new one-man play, Many Rivers Crossed, written and directed by Richard Canal (Cry, Blueberry) and performed by Emeson Nwolie (Paddington 2, Guardians of the Galaxy) examines guilt and violence in this piece about the infamous Angolan dictator Jonas Savimbi, delving deeply into a culture rarely seen on the UK stage.

The show will be at the Landor Space from 5 to 11 September 2018, but has now extended with additional dates at The Cockpit Theatre from 18 to 23 September.

Here's the trailer ...

About the creatives

Richard Canal is a theatre practitioner from Spain and the United States.

Richard has a BA in Human Rights and an MSc in Violence, Conflict and Development, and focuses on theatre for reconciliation.

Emeson Nwolie is a British-Nigerian singer-songwriter, actor, producer, remixer and writer with extensive film experience in movies such as Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Assassin's Creed, Doctor Strange, Jason Bourne, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and Guardians of the Galaxy.


Emeson Nwolie


Writer/Director - Richard Canal

Co-director - George Goodell


Landor Space

70 Landor Road

London SW9 9PH

The Cockpit

Gateforth Street

London NW8 8EH


September 5th - 11th, Landor Space at 7-30pm and 2-30pm Sunday

September 18th - 23rd, The Cockpit at 7-30pm and 2-30pm Sunday

Running time: 90 mins




ActDrop show listings:

- Landor Space

- The Cockpit

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