Photo Flash: First Look at FOR ALL THE WOMEN WHO THOUGHT THEY WERE MAD
Get a first look at Hackney Showroom's world première of for all the women who thought they were Mad by Zawe Ashton. Associate Director of Hackney Showroom's Jo McInnes directs Layo-Christina Akinlude (Angela), Mina Andala (Joy), Jennifer Dixon (Kim), Joy Elias-Rilwan (Margaret), Jumoké Fashola (Ruth), Michael Fitzgerald (Boss/Doctor), Janet Kumah (Rose), with Elena Coleman, Chiamara Nwosu and Rae Ann Quayle sharing the role of Nambi. The production opens at Stoke Newington Town Hall on 17 October, with previews from 14 October, and runs until 9 November - marking Hackney Showroom's a new partnership with the London Borough of Hackney to bring theatre to Stoke Newington Town Hall.
"they like to see us fall
to slip on branches full of fruit we have not tasted"
Lately, it's small things. Pop songs. The radio. Every day anguish, becomes madness. Call on your family. Call on the ancestors. Can they guide you home?
Photo Credit: Helen Murray
Joy Elias Rilwan
Jumoke Fashola and Layo-Christina Akinlude
Jumoke Fashola, Jennifer Dixon and Mina Andala
Mina Andala & Chiamara Nwosu
Mina Andala & Michael Fitzgerald
Mina Andala and Janet Kumah
Mina Andala, Joy Elias-Rilwan, Janet Kumah, Jumoke Fashola, Layo-Christina Akinlude & Jennifer Dixon