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Close to Mumbai airport on "a stretch where new India and old India collided and made new India late," is the bristling slum town of Annawadi, where violence and corruption rule. The ever expanding gap between the rich and the poor is a constant strain to the Husain family who make their living recycling discarded plastic bottles and hope to raise themselves from poverty. A daughter who wants to graduate, a son who wants to be a better person and more, held together by the matriarch Zehrunisa. But surging ambition is cruelly dashed by the actions of one jealous neighbour and the subsequent onslaught of despair may just prove too much in this expertly played haunting and moving drama.
From 4 Dec 2014
Bryony Lavery brings Robert Louis Stevenson's epic tale of skullduggery to the stage in a thrilling new adaptation just in time for Christmas, that has gender-swapped the lead character. Jim, the innkeeper's granddaughter one night opens the door to a mysterious stranger; this encounter will prove to be the start of a thrilling adventure involving murder, mutiny and marauding buccaneers.
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