Refugee Boy tour confirmed for 2014

Lemn Sissay & Benjamin ZephaniahRefugee Boy is brilliant  novel written  by Benjamin Zephaniah. It was adapted by yours truly for the stage and played a sell out run to great national reviews at West Yorkshire Playhouse earlier this year.  Today Alex Chisolm at West Yorkshire Playhouse confirmed  Refugee Boy  will tour Britain. It starts with a week at West Yorkshire Playhouse from  6th February 2014.  Other  cities include Newcastle Oxford Birmingham Glasgow and Ipswich. Southbank Centre will host refugee Boy at Queen Elixabeth Hall for Imagine festival 2014 in London.   It's wonderful wonderful news and you heard it here first.  Pictures: Below is the stage set  and above  Benjamin Zephaniah and me at West Yorkshire PlayhouseStage set Refugee Boy