Malindadzimu

Hampstead Theatre - Downstairs, Swiss Cottage
Malindadzimu
Hampstead Theatre - Downstairs, Swiss Cottage

The world premiere of Malindadzimu is at Hampstead Theatre.

For Faith and her teenage daughter Hope, it seems as though growing up inevitably means growing apart. So Faith makes the drastic decision to move the family back to her native Zimbabwe to start over. It’s home for her but not for Hope – at least, not on the surface... Will the powers that have drawn them back to their roots help them find each other - and themselves?

Mufaro Makubika’s new play - delicate, witty and epic in equal measure - travels from Nottingham to Zimbabwe to explore a mother and daughter’s search for belonging, their struggle with a multicultural heritage, and a haunting history that cannot be ignored.

Previews from |
17th September 2021
Opening date |
23rd September 2021
Closes |
30th October 2021
By:
Mufaro Makubika
Director:
Monique Touko
Lighting:
Matt Haskins
Sound:
Max Pappenheim
Design:
Zoë Hurwitz
Cast list:
Shyko Amos, Kudzai Mangombe, Sifiso Mazibuko, Tendai Humphrey Sitima and Natasha Williams

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