The Fishermen is a powerful allegory of brotherhood, vengeance and fate.
"Beautiful and memorable... something very special."The Guardian
"Gbolahan Obisesan has skilfully distilled this tragic story… [has] near-mythic qualities, exploring the bonds of family and the individual’s ability to defy fate."BritishTheatre.com
"Chigozie Obioma's novel [is brought] to vivid, unforgettable life."The Skinny
"A supreme piece of theatre… what comes across most powerfully is the bleed between imagination and memory, as re-enactment can turn into trauma, and play can stop being play."The Stage
Fishermen, The (stage version) Script
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