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New Nigerians

Arcola Theatre, London (***)

© Alex Brenner, Patrice-Naiambana- (Greatness Ogholi) Tunde-Euba (Danladi Musa)

© Alex Brenner, Patrice-Naiambana- (Greatness Ogholi) Tunde-Euba (Danladi Musa)

`You cannot make dodo without frying plantain’. Though some in the audience may not get the exact reference, Greatness Ogholi knows politics can be a rough old game and that sometimes you have to crack a few eggs to make the omelette! Continue reading

Love, Bombs & Apples

Arcola Theatre, London (****)

Asif Khan as Bradford youth drawn to Isis and its Apple store

Asif Khan as Bradford youth drawn to Isis and Bradford’s Apple store

The present world offers some seemingly intractable political problems. The response by Iraqi London based Hassan Abdulrazzak who delighted audiences with his award winning debut, Baghdad Wedding (Soho 2007) is to lay some of them before us with unexpected, quirky twists and imagination.  Continue reading