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US Premiere of 'A Man of Good Hope'


Venue: Peter Jay Sharp Building, Brooklyn Academy of Music Howard Gilman Opera House

The Brooklyn Academy of Music hosts the US premiere of A Man of Good Hope, a theatrical adaptation of a young Somali refugee’s story, as recounted in Johnny Steinberg's book.  South Africa’s Isango Ensemble delivers the adaptation via its signature powerhouse vocals and marimba.

For details and a number of reviews, see the play's site.

Cast members in a scene from “A Man of Good Hope,” in London's Young Vic production (Keith Pattison

Cast members in a scene from “A Man of Good Hope,” in London's Young Vic production (Keith Pattison