Following his dream, Remi moves to Scotland to become an actor. Ugly and a vicious attack almost ruins his life…
The recipient of the 2023 VAULT Festival Pick of Summerhall Award, shortlisted for Adrian Pagan Playwriting Award at the King’s Head Theatre, and in the final shortlist in the BBC Writersroom Drama
Rachuba’s writing is heart-wrenching, unique and brutal. With elements of black humour and clever twists, the play keeps the audience transfixed, to witness a moving portrayal of acceptance and the ultimate forgiveness.
Press & Reviews
THE SCOTSMAN - 'complex and disturbing ... hard-hitting and thought-provoking'
THE ARTS DESK - 'Rachuba is such a magnetic, charismatic performer, leaping nimbly between characters and settings, and delivering his tale with abundant energy and commitment.'
THE STAGE - 'An engaging performer', 'Intriguing ... bilingual solo show from a performer with a facility for voices'
BOUQUETS & BRICKBATS - 'Rachuba is a fearless actor, who expends so much energy during the show you feel he could run the National Grid all by himself.' 'Remi changes roles as easily as he changes his footwear.' 'Rachuba is an extraordinary stage presence and it will be interesting to see where he goes next.'
Cast & Creative Team Director: MARCUS MONTGOMERY ROCHE
Designer: BASIA BIŃKOWSKA
Lighting & Sound Designer: CHARLES WEBBER