A Place for We

A Place for We

World Premiere of A Place for We
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Park Theatre and Talawa Theatre Company present the World Premiere of A Place for We By Archie Maddocks Directed by Michael Buffong Supported by Park Theatre’s Producers’ Circle — “There’s five generations of tradition in these walls.” A funeral parlour. A pub. An urban-zen enoteca and conscious eatery. One building in Brixton tells the story of London’s changing communities over three very different generations. Trinidadian funeral director Clarence and fifth generation pub owner George don’t want things to change. But everything around them is changing. Do they adapt to survive? Or stay true to their roots and risk it all… family, tradition, business? In the wake of the Windrush scandal, Archie Maddocks’ bittersweet comedy holds a mirror up to the ever-changing face of London’s communities in search of their common beating heart. A Place for We was shortlisted in 2017 for both the Bruntwood Prize and Alfred Fagon Award, it was first performed as a staged reading at Talawa Firsts 2018 and is directed by Talawa’s Artistic Director Michael Buffong. “What a talent is here unlocked. Look out for Archie Maddocks. He has much to tell us” TheArtsDesk.Com

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Details

StartsThursday, 7 October 2021
EndsSaturday, 6 November 2021
Running Time2hr 15min (including interval)
CategoryPlay

Venue

VenuePark Theatre
AddressPark Theatre, Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, London, N4 3JP
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Nearest TubeKings Cross

Minimum Age

This production is recommended for ages 14+

Important Notice

Park Theatre operates strict covid measures in line with government guidelines, including reduced audience capacity, enhanced cleaning and contactless tickets. Audience members are asked to wear a face covering throughout their visit (unless medically exempt) and observe social distancing.

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