The Monday Play - Mamma Decemba


Genome: [r4 Bd=19940307]Nigel D Moffatt 's play, a shrewd, affectionate portrayal of a woman from Britain's black community, won the Samuel Beckett Award in 1985. It was first produced by Temba Theatre Company at Birmingham Repertory Theatre by Alby James who has directed this adaptation.

Mamma Decemba 's husband has just died. Much of what she experiences in her grief is recognisable to us all.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940307] Unknown: Nigel D Moffatt

Unknown: Samuel Beckett

Unknown: Alby James

Unknown: Mamma Decemba

Mamma Decemba: Mona Hammond

Mertel: Angel Wynter

John: T-Bone Wilson

White youth: Nicholas Boulton

Vicar: Dominic Letts

Policeman: Dominic Letts

Woman at police station: Vivienne Rochester

supermarket: Vivienne Rochester