SJT Play Reading: Banana Split

The McCarthy

This is a play based on experiences of being a transracial adoptee from Hong Kong and growing up in a very white world.

Credits:

By Naomi Sumner-Chan

Price: £5 each or see all 4 for £15

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10 September
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Join us for a glimpse into the potential future of new productions at the SJT. A chance to experience these wonderful plays alongside their authors for the very first time, with opportunity for discussion at the end.

This is a biographical play based on Naomi’s experiences of being a transracial adoptee from Hong Kong by white British parents and growing up in a very white world.

The two sides of Naomi ask challenging questions of each other – What does it mean to be British and is Naomi even really Chinese anyway?

Age guidance: 12+
Some adult themes may be discussed and/or contains some mild swearing


You may also like to see Build A Rocket, which started life as an SJT Play Reading and has since gone on to tour to both the Edinburgh and Adelaide Fringe Festivals, winning multiple awards.

dates

Tuesday 10 September 2019, 7.15pm

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