Egusi Soup

by Janice Okoh

Egusi Soup Synopsis

As the Anyias, a British-Nigerian family, pack their suitcases and prepare to head home to Lagos for a memorial service in honor of the late Mr Anyia, they soon realize they will need to get rid of some excess baggage first. Egusi Soup is a fast, furious and funny new family drama about intergenerational and cross-cultural relationships.

Egusi Soup Press Reviews

'a new work showcasing extraordinary writing... both sensitive and accurate in its portrayal of a modern British-Nigerian family... a triumph' - publicreviews.com 'Okoh's play is punchy and funny, and generates much laughter of recognition' - The Stage 'genuine laugh-out-loud moments' - Whatsonstage.com

Book Information

ISBN: 9781848422711
Publication date: 1st May 2012
Author: Janice Okoh
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 96 pages
Categories: Plays, playscripts,

About Janice Okoh

Janice Okoh won the Bruntwood Playwrighting Competition (in association with Manchester Royal Exchange) in 2011, and was shortlisted for the Verity Bargate Award and the Alfred Fagon Award for her play The Real House (Three Birds).

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