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Christ of Coldharbour Lane, The

By Oladipo Agboluaje
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A revolutionary preacher begs the crowds to 'abandon the wilful peace' that keeps them down. In a play crowded with a kaleidoscope of characters from London's most lively mutli-cultural location, he tries to make them believe that things could be different. But when the only thing they pray for is a brand new car or a large KFC bucket, the citizens of Brixton need a miracle to happen…

Original production

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Original Cast:
Jimmy Akingbola Omotunde (Omo)
Kay Bridgeman Sarah Green
Doña Croll Mary Maudlin
Nadine Marshall Dona
Mark Monero Robbie Wedderburn
Javone Prince Greg / Kingston / Jason
Production Team:
Paulette Randall Director
Terry King Fights
Dan Steele Sound Designer
Libby Watson Designer
Susannah Henry Costumes
John Bishop Lighting
David Leighton Choreography
Antoinette Lester Assistant Director


Title Year Publisher NT Library
The Christ of Coldharbour Lane 2007 Oberon Books No

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Playscript MPS 11510 British Library