Valerie MacKenna is a successful middle-class businesswoman, who lives with her husband, Willard, son Peter and adopted white daughter Jaime in comfortable suburbia. When her son John is murdered by white racists, the family are pulled apart as they struggle to cope with the media intrusion and lack of his killers' conviction in the criminal justice system.

Original production

Opening night: 
Original Cast:
Damien Lynch Peter
Amelia Lowdell Jamie
Angela Wynter Valerie
Cyril I Nri Willard
Gurpreet Singh Naveen
Production Team:
Alison Hindell Director
Kwame  Kwei-Armah Director


Type Code
NT audio recording of Act 1 Scene 2 BBPA/3/1/23