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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.
By Naomi Sumner-Chan
Price: £5 each or see all 4 for £15
Join us to 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?
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