Moj of the Antarctic is inspired by the wonderful true life story of Ellen Craft, a 19th century African-American slave woman who escaped to freedom by disguising herself as a white man.

Original production

Opening night: 
Original Cast:
Mojisola Adebayo Playwright
Mojisola Adebayo Ellen Craft
Production Team:
Sheron Wray Director
Juwon Ogungbe Composer
Crin Claxton Lighting
Debo Adebayo Sound
Sue Giovanni Video Editor
Samantha Nurse Production Manager
Sue Giovanni Visuals Editor
Rajha Shakiry Designer / Costume
Del LaGrace Volcano Visual Artist


Title Year Publisher NT Library
Hidden Gems: Contemporary Black British Plays, ed Deirdre Osborne 2008 Oberon Books No