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Ery Nzaramba
Split/Mixed performance

Mon 28 April, 7 - 9pm

Inigo Rooms

London, UK

Past event

A one person play offering “a portrait of a boy and a country”, followed by Q&A

This is first UK performance of Split/Mixed – a one man play that offers a portrait of a boy and a country.

Eddy, the speaker, grows up in a safe, comfortable, middle-class environment in Kigali. But everything changes when the president’s plane is shot down on April 6th 1994. Exploring what it means to be born to Hutu and Tutsi parents, and to grow up in exile this work explores the challenges of positioning yourself in relation to Rwanda’s difficult past.

Writer, Director and Actor Ery Nzaramba is Rwandan-born artist working in the UK. His recent work includes Prey (ITV/Red Productions), The Epic Adventure of Nhamo (Tricycle Theatre/Tiata Fahodzi), Blood Wedding, The Bacchae (The Royal and Derngate), The Snow Queen (Trestle Theatre/British Council) and When I Lived in Peru (BBC Radio Drama).

Split/Mixed sound design is by Helen Skiera.

Part of the exhibition

Rwanda in Photographs: Death Then, Life Now

21 March - 30 April 2014

Inigo Rooms, London

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In partnership with

The Cultural Institute at King’s

The Cultural Institute at King’s connects the College with practitioners, producers, policy makers and participants across arts and culture, creating space where conventions are challenged and original perspectives emerge.

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Venue
Inigo Rooms
Somerset House East Wing
Strand Campus
London WC2R 2LS
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