Prison Plaits by Shamila Sulaiman
31 Jul – 4 Aug 2024

Tower Theatre

Prison Plaits by Shamila Sulaiman
Prison Plaits by Shamila Sulaiman

A comical and riotous story about two incarcerated women, running a hair salon at HMP Goldsmiths; who ultimately have to put their differences aside to uncover the truth behind the untimely death of their friend and fellow inmate.

Not just any ‘whodunnit’ story – this is a momentous experience; a phenomenal production that you do not want to miss. Be prepared to laugh, cry and don’t forget to throw on your investigative hat! So … who’s ready to get their hair done at Prison Plaits? 

Writer: Shamila Sulaiman    
Director:   Aaliyah Mckay
Producer: Chioma Ezeh
Stage manager –  Zara Huie
Production assistant – Nana Baidoo
Michaella Moore
Megan Samuel
Douglas Wood
Yasmin Dawes
Paul Chinkwende 
Arly Ifenedo
Trigger warnings – themes surrounding death, abuse, murder and mental illness.  Estimated running time: 100 mins including a ten-minute interval.