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29 Jul
Africa Lives! Theatre presents Congo Independence – a preview play by Shana Mongwana
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Congo Independence – a play by Shana Mongwana
As part of the Hackney Wicked Festival, artistic director of Africa Lives! Shana Mongwanga will be featured with a 10-15 minutes preview of her new play Congo Independence which will be performing along with other work during the Come and Go- Theatre Festival which is part of the Hackney Wicked Festival, at the Hive Theatre.

The Early days of the Congolese Independence.
A retro play based on real stories.

Come and Go - An evening of theatre performance, The Hive's opening of Hackney Wicked Festival 2011: www.hackneywickedfestival.co.uk

Doors open at 8pm for drinks and general hilarity. Performances start at 9pm. Entry by donation.

The programme:
  • Congo Independence by Shana Mongwanga 'a 10min monologue www.africalives.org
  • With ice please - an existentialist recipe for a monologue by Sophia Mertins a 7min monologue
  • Last thoughts on Woodie Guthrie by Bob Dylan- performed by Matilde Ramos Pinto and Yolanda Mpelé a 7 min poetry performance
  • 'Monologue' by Danielle Lee Williams a 8 min monologue
  • Turn An 8min play by Vivienne Black
Come and Go poster
Come and Go poster
Directed by Danielle Lee Williams
Performed by Vivienne Black & Shane Chester

Come and Go by Samuel Beckett performed by Danielle Lee Williams, Vivienne Black and Yolanda Mpelé

The Improsarios
The Improsarios are a company of actors who take audience suggestions and improvise sketches, stories, games and plays. - - Sometimes tragic, sometimes comic and always entertaining, they are quickly establishing themselves as one of London’s top improvisation companies. www.theimprosarios.com/

Unit B16, 22 Smeed Road London E3 2NR | Get directions

[We are on Smeed Road, off Dace Road.
The space is 2 minutes walk from the nearest bus stop, 2 minutes walk from Old Ford Lock,
4 minutes walk from Victoria Park,
max 10 minutes walk from another 20 bus stops, and about 10 minutes walk from Hackney Wick Station. Stratford, Bow Road, Bethnal Green, Mile End and Central Hackney are also all quite nearby].

Info: AfricaLives! Productions www.africalives.org

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