16 Jan 2016 / 5.30pm-6.30pm

Platforma Jam at the Arcola

Arcola Theatre, 24 Ashwin Street, London E8 3DL

Platforma presents a free performance in support of Nine Lives at Arcola Theatre.

Five friends from four continents bring you songs, sounds and spoken word from Ethiopia, Palestine and beyond. Featuring Haymanot Tesfa, Leila Seguin, Duncan Mortimer, EbsilBaz, Emily Zaraa.

Nine Lives is a gripping new play from Zodwa Nyoni (Channel 4 Writer in Residence 2014) threading together humour and humanity to tell the real personal story behind asylum headlines. Former West Yorkshire Playhouse Associate Director Alex Chisholm directs Lladel Bryant, UK Young Citizen of the Year in 2006 and the co-founder of Chicken Shop Shakespeare.

Full details about Nine Lives, and free booking for Platforma Jam:

16 Jan 2016