Egusi Soup

Cast: 3f 2m

Staging: Single Built Set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 88 pages ISBN: 9781848422711Publication Date:
17 May 2012
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Mumford Theatre, Cambridge, 2012; then Soho Theatre, London

Egusi Soup

By Janice Okoh

Paperback £9.99£7.99

A fast and funny family drama about intergenerational and cross-cultural relationships - containing plenty of spicy bits…

It’s the anniversary of John Anyia’s death, and the Anyias are packing their suitcases, preparing to head home to Nigeria for a memorial service in his honour. But before they go, they’re going to have to get rid of some excess baggage.

Press Quotes

'entertaining and revealing... you want to see more from this writer'

The Times

'a new work showcasing extraordinary writing... both sensitive and accurate in its portrayal of a modern British-Nigerian family... a triumph'

publicreviews.com

'Okoh’s play is punchy and funny, and generates much laughter of recognition'

The Stage

'genuine laugh-out-loud moments'

Whatsonstage.com

Cast: 3f 2m

Staging:Single Built Set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 88 pages ISBN: 9781848422711Publication Date:
17 May 2012
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Janice Okoh:

Three Birds

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