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27th Julyshow details + £12.25 GBP  

  • 27th July
     27 July, 2024
     9:30 pm - 10:30 pm

27th July 9.30pm £11.50

One woman’s odyssey to escape Syria’s brutal war with her son, who should be having his first birthday party. Hagar’s a dreamer, but she never dreamt she’d be a refugee. Now she’s negotiating with smugglers and betrayed by friends, but the warmongers won’t stop this mother. A passionate story of fighting for a better future, whatever the cost. Written by Aksam Alyousef. Performed by Amena Shehab, a Palestinian-Syrian-Canadian, a refugee twice over. Nominated for Outstanding Fringe Performance, Drama, in Theatre Alberta’s Sterling Awards 2020. Produced by Joanna Blundell. ‘A heartbreaking story, beautifully told’ ****½ (Edmonton Journal).
Warnings: 14+, contains distressing or potentially triggering themes, Scenes of a sexual nature, Strong language/swearing
Written by Aksam Alyousef, performed by Amena Shehab, produced by Joanna Blundell
Mistletoe & Gorse Productions / Alma Theatre Canada/UK
Aug 2 -10, Space 2, theSpace on the Mile, 80 High St, Edinburgh, EH1 1TH.

Tickets booked online must be collected 15mins before showtime. Cash tickets are available for 30 mins at the box office. TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE*

Ticket price includes a £1.50 membership fee which entitles you to £1.50 off all further shows at the theatre for one year and 10% off drinks at the bar. The membership card will be presented with your ticket(s) at the box office, on the day.

Over 18’s only. This venue is accessed via a set of small stairs, please contact us to discuss any accessibility requirements. No admittance for latecomers.

Hen & Chickens Theatre

109 St Paul’s Road

London N1 2NA

*Unless the theatre has to close.


Venue Phone: 020 7704 2001

109 St Paul's Road, London, N1 2NA