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The film that ignited the worldwide reggae revolution returns to the stage. Read More >

Country-boy Ivan leaves home in the Jamaican countryside and travels to Kingston, his head full of songs that he hopes will earn him fame and fortune. But fortune is hard to find as Ivan is ripped off by shady record producers and corrupt cops. He does find the fame he craves – but for all the wrong reasons.

Not suitable for those under 15 years of age.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 01/02/2007

Opening Night: 07/02/2007

Closing Night: 31/03/2007

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Cast & Creative


Delroy Brown, Joanna Francis, Joy Mack, Susan Lawson-Reynolds, Chris Tummings, Rolan Bell, Dermot Daly, Marlon King, Marcus Powell, Trevor A Toussaint


Director - Dawn Reid, Kerry Michael

Producer - Theatre Royal Stratford East and UK Arts Production

Choreographer - Jackie Guy

Lighting Designer - Jo Joelson

Set Designer - Ultz

Sound - Stefan Lumsden

Author - Perry Henzell

ABOUT Theatre Royal Stratford East

Gerry Raffles Square, London E15 1BN