Show status

AISHA

1 star rating

[Click the stars to read our show review]

Aisha was sold in exchange for an expensive dowry. She is bound to domestic duty, denied every human right, abused, and forced to submit to any sexual act her husband wishes to bestow upon her. How will she continue to cope?
Aisha at Hen and Chickens Theatre

Image: Hen and Chickens Theatre


Overview


Genre: Drama

Director:
AJ

Author:
AJ

Production:

Running time: 1 hr 30 mins

Age suitability:
Not available

Synopsis


“Every year 15 million girls are married as children …


28 girls every minute, 1 every 2 seconds” (Girls Not Brides).


‘AISHA’ is about an underage girl that was forced into marriage with a man triple her age.


Aisha was sold in exchange for an expensive dowry.


She is bound to domestic duty, denied every human right, abused, and forced to submit to any sexual act her husband wishes to bestow upon her.


How will she continue to cope?


“Arms pinned down at each corner of this crux - a handmaid crucified by the hands of lust.” - Aisha


Trailer



Social media & info


Website link for this show Wikipedia link for this show Facebook link for this show twitter link for this show

Theatre


Name:


Postal address:
109 St Paul's Road
Islington
London N1 2NA

Box office tel: 020 7704 2001

Box office email: Send Mail

Location map for Hen and Chickens Theatre

 Interactive map 

Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 13 June 2017

Press night:Tuesday 13 June 2017

Closes:Saturday 24 June 2017

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑00pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑00pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑00pm

Friday ‑ 7‑00pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑00pm


Matinee:
Saturday - 3-00pm

Tickets


Standard:
£12.50; £12 matinees

Concessions:
£11.50

Buy tickets button

Cast


Laura Adebisi

Olivia Valler-Feltham

Ayo Oyelakin

Alexander Lincoln

Sabrina Richmond


Creatives


Director: AJ

Grab a bargain with our special ticket offer ...


Buy cheap tickets for Motown The Musical