Far Gone

Performance

Description

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This show has been affected by our closure during the coronavirus outbreak.


We are working with the company to reschedule their visit and will be in touch with bookers as soon as possible. Please bear with us, but if you prefer to receive a refund, credit or make a donation to the Hull Truck Theatre Future Fund please contact the Box Office on 01482 323638.


DETAILS
“If I invited you to come with me on a journey, a story, will you come with me?”



Far Gone is a gut kicking physical performance with humour, poetry, and the horrors of being a child soldier. It follows the life of Okumu, an innocent boy living with a good family in Northern Uganda. When his village is attacked by Joseph Kony’s Lords Resistance Army (LRA), him and his brother are captured and their lives are forever changed. We follow Okumu through this transformation from boy to child soldier. The boy struggles to fit into the bush life he’s been forced into until one day an unexpected visitor appears.



Written and performed by John Rwoth-Omack, this one man play also explores how historically political and religious decisions made by western powers contributed to civil wars in Africa which in turn gave birth to the existence of a child soldier.



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Prices

Type Price
Tickets £13.50, conc. £2 off

Dates

09/04/2020 - 10/04/2020


Opening Hours

Sun CLOSED
Mon 10:00 17:00
Tue 10:00 17:00
Wed 10:00 17:00
Thu 10:00 17:00
Fri 10:00 17:00
Sat 10:00 17:00

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