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Parcel Post

By Yemi Ajibade
Setting: 
London
Cast total: 
11
Male cast: 
8
Female cast: 
3

Synopsis

A supposed virgin bride travels from Africa to join the bridegroom in London. All they know of each other is from photographs.

Original production

Opening night: 
16/03/1976
Original Cast:
Yemi Ajibade Sam Folagunle
Taiwo Ajai Tola Folagunle
Rudolph Walker Dele Folagunle
Willie Payne Yemi Jeboda
Christopher Asante Olu
Glenna Forster-Jones Esther
Muriel Odunton Parcel
Ilario Bisi Pedro Mr Harry Carter
Johnny Briggs Police Sergeant
Stuart Rayner Police Constable
Gordon Case Rogo
Ilario Bisi-Pedro Mr Harry Carter
Production Team:
Michael Joyce Assistant Director
Donald Howarth Director
David Short Designer
Jack Raby Lighting

Publications

Title Year Publisher NT Library
Parcel Post, and Behind the Mountain 2001 Y-Books No

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Production management file THM/273/4/1/123 English Stage Company Archive at the V&A
Photographs and negatives THM/273/6/1/383 English Stage Company Archive at the V&A  
Press cuttings THM/273/7/2/401 English Stage Company Archive at the V&A  
Playscript MPS 608 British Library