Inua Ellams stares at the spectator with wide eyes. He wears a black shirt, black glasses and a Nigerian Kufi hat. The background resembles a weaving pattern with thick strips of blue and red that interlink creating brown rhombuses.

An Evening with an Immigrant: online stream

Littered with poems and stories, award-winning poet Inua Ellams tells his ridiculous, fantastic immigrant-story of escaping fundamentalist Islam, experiencing prejudice and friendship in Dublin, performing solo at the National Theatre, and drinking wine with the Queen of England, all the while without a country to belong to or place to call home.

Inua Ellams and Fuel present An Evening with an Immigrant on Fuel digital.

Written and performed by Inua Ellams, filmed at The Bridge Theatre in November 2020, with music Selection by DJ Sid Mercutio.

Running time: 90mins with 1 minute interval.

Audio description and English captions available for each show.

Performance schedule:

Wednesday 16 June 7.30pm

Thursday 17 June 7.30pm

Friday 18 June 9pm

Saturday 19 June 7.30pm

Book tickets on Eventbrite or email [email protected]

Event image: Inua Ellams stares at the spectator with wide eyes. He wears a black shirt, black glasses and a Nigerian Kufi hat. The background resembles a weaving pattern with thick strips of blue and red that interlink creating brown rhombuses.

 

Booking contact email [email protected]