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Down With The Dictator

Written by Lydia Besong

Issue No. 2298

This play by Cameroonian playwright and activist Lydia Besong explores themes of power, political corruption and the absurdities of censorship.

Lydia and her husband Bernard Batey are fighting a campaign to stay in Britain. The play is supported by the Rapar refugee rights organisation and by Community Arts Northwest.

Performances are at Bury Met on 20 April, Manchester’s Zion Arts Centre on 28 April and the Holy Innocent’s Church in Fallowfield on 5 May.

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Tue 10 Apr 2012, 18:20 BST
Issue No. 2298
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