Kwame Dawes was born in Ghana in 1962, and spent most of his childhood and early adult life in Jamaica. A playwright, poet and critic, Dawes' adaptation of Jamaican writer Roger Mais' novel Brotherman was commissioned by Talawa, and premiered at the Lyric Theatre in London in 2001.


Production Date Theatre
One Love 2001 Bristol Old Vic


Title Date Publisher
One Love 2001 Methuen Drama