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Year staged: 2019

Opening night: 31/07/2019

Theatre Company: Nouveau Riche

Staged in: Pleasance Courtyard (Edinburgh)

Cast Size: 1


An ex-serviceman who has spent his life fighting for his country finds new battles in a society fighting against him. ‘Typical’ uncovers the man and the humanity behind the tragic true-life events of a Black british ex-serviceman Christopher Alder.

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Publisher: Oberon Modern Plays (Bloomsbury)

Year published: 2019

Original Cast

Richard Blackwood


Production Team

Duramaney Kamara

Sound Designer

Anastasia Osei-Kuffour


Jessica Mensah

Assistant Director

Ingrid Mackinnon

Movement Director

Sorcha Stott-Strzala

Lighting Designer

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