by Glenda Cooper
Does charity begin at home?
Martine, an aid worker from Kenya is running a refugee camp in the UK, a country. She is desperate to help Chelle, a 17-year-old refugee. Potential salvation appears in the form of Taz, a showbiz journalist who has come from Kenya to launch an appeal – but Taz and Martine have history….
This play looks at the patronising attitudes taken to those who have found themselves in humanitarian crisis. Are some disasters more ‘worthy’ than others?
Debuted at The Ropewalk, Barton and The Pleasance, Islington 2018.