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Jumala

Jumala

 

  • DATES & TIMES: Thursday 26, Friday 27 and Saturday 28 July, 7.30pm
  • RUNNING TIME: 2hrs
  • AGE GROUP: 13+
  • TICKETS: £15 / £12 concs.
  • YiA

    Jumala



    A timely and timeless play exploring the pressing issues of social injustice

    Ishmael has lived on Erde estate his entire life. There is nothing glamorous about Erde; when things, and people, are broken, they remain so. 

     

    Despite his surroundings, Ishmael believes that one day he will become a renowned musician, taking him, and his mum, as far away from Erde as possible.

     

    However, when a black resident from Erde is unlawfully killed by the police, an uprising begins and the worth, and weight, of black lives is called into question.

     

    As tensions run high, and the community cries for a saviour, Ishmael is forced to decide whether he will set aside his music dreams or stand up for his community. 

     

    A timely and timeless play, #Jumala explores the pressing issue of social injustice, responding to the question asked by communities all around the world: do black lives matter?

     

    GROUP OFFER: £10 tickets when you book 10 tickets or more (you must book over the phone or in person)

     

    Note: There will be a post show Q&A on Saturday 28 July

     





    This event is organised and run by an external company who’ve hired space at the Albany. Our wide range of well-equipped spaces, talented staff and excellent catering make us the perfect venue for your hire. To find out more go to the Albany or Deptford Lounge pages or get in touch on 020 8692 4446 ext 218 or hires@thealbany.org.uk.


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