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Marching for Fausa

By Biyi Bandele
Songi - Capital City of the Federal Republic of Songhai- west coast of Africa. - Cell Ten at the special interrigations centre, State security service on an island on the outskirts of Songi.
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Marching for Fausa explores political corruption in the Federal Republic of Songhai, a fictional country on the west coast of Africa. A young journalist and photographer, Telani Balarabe, is investigating the disappearance of a group of schoolchildren, arrested by the State Security Service during a public demonstration.

Original production

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Original Cast:
Susan Aderin Telani Balarabe
Patrice Naiambana Dr Olatide Kiriyo / School Teacher
Femi Jr Elufowoju Ebenezer / Business Man
Pamela Nomvete Talata Mai Nono / Leader of the women
Pauline Black Nneka
Leo Wringer Zak / Army Officer 2 / Alleluia Police Officer
Jude Akuwudike State Security Officer 1
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Title Year Publisher NT Library
Marching for Fausa 1993 Amber Lane Press No
Marching for Fausa [electronic resource]. 2014 ProQuest Information and Learning No

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Production management file THM/273/4/2/222 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection
Plan THM/273/4/23/85 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Photographs and contact sheets THM/273/6/1/313 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Press reviews THM/273/7/2/733 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Playscript MPS 5733 British Library