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By Andrew Whaley. It is 2000, and Aurelia, studying in London, returns home to Zimbabwe following her father's death. Years before he had worked with Robert Mugabe, and now Aurelia learns that the President is to attend the funeral. Their meeting is the start of a dark and frightening journey.
Ignatius... Danny Sapani
Robert Mugabe...Lucian Msamati
Ruth... Pamela Nomvete
With Ben Onwukwe, Lloyd Thomas, Michael Shelford
Directed by Jeremy Mortimer
Andrew Whaley's most recent play 'Great Escape' (broadcast on Radio 3 in 2009) is, like his earlier play 'The Rise and Shine of Comrade Fiasco', an analysis of his native Zimbabwe.
By Andrew Whaley. A young woman's journey into the heart of Zimbabwe.