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Boi Boi Is Dead – West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Writer: Zodwa Nyoni Director: Lucian Msamati Designer: Francisco Rodriguez-Weil Composer and Musical Director: Michael Henry Reviewer: David Gann The design of this first full length play, Boi Boi is Dead by Zodwa Nyoni, is the clue to grasping its unusual and delicate dramatic logic; at once full of realism and yet carefully sketched in a series of episodes, tableaux even, ...

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WHAT’S HOT – Week Beginning Monday 9th February 2015

Shakespeare like you’ve never seen before, a Scottish classic at the Citz and the Carôle King musical are all opening across the country this week. Kris Hallett shares his top picks of UK theatre Beautiful- Aldwych Theatre, London Having taken Broadway by storm this Carôle King biopic now opens in the West End with previews from Tuesday (10thFebruary). It could ...

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INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Zodwa Nyoni

Opening the new spring/summer season at West Yorkshire Playhouse is an exploration of family bonds and overwhelming love in Zodwa Nyoni’s first full length play Boi Boi is Dead. The Public Reviews’ Rich Jevons talks to the writer about her career as well as the content and form of her latest work. You were born in Zimbabwe – could you ...

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