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Arinzé Kene is a writer and performer whose most recent one man play, Misty, ran at the Bush Theatre and Trafalgar Studios to widespread critical acclaim including two Olivier nominations for Best New Play and Best Actor.
Directed by Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu, winner of the JMK Award 2019.
James Menzies-Kitchin was a theatre director of thrilling promise.
The JMK Trust was founded in his memory to give practical learning opportunities to theatre directors of similar ability and vision.
The JMK Award allows one such director a year to stage their own production of a classic text. www.jmktrust.org
Okay listen up, you have seventy-five years to be all you can be!
Joanne is dipped in rudeness, rolled in attitude and is fighting to keep her life afloat.
Sensitive and mature he may be, yet Kehinde struggles with an obsession for mixed race girls as he eyes his place on the social ladder.
Rugrat, classclown and playground loudmouth, just wants to make it past GCSEs and keep their name on the tip of your tongue.
As their lives collide and intertwine, three extraordinary young people relay the moments they 'grew up'.
Three remarkable stories.
Three incredible journeys.
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Richmond TW9 2SA
Performance days & times
Monday ‑ 7‑30pm
Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm (7pm 22 Oct)
Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm
Friday ‑ 7‑30pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm
(except 22 Oct 7.00pm)
Thursday - 2-30pm
Saturday - 2-30pm
(not 19 Oct)
STAGETEXT CAPTIONED PERFORMANCE Tue 12 Nov 7.30pm
AUDIO‑DESCRIBED PERFORMANCES Wed 13 Nov 7.30pm & Sat 16 Nov 2.30pm
Author: Arinzé Kene
Director: Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu
Designer: Tara Usher