“Sweet Like Chocolate Boy is a majestic Black cultural Odyssey that melds genres, storytelling techniques and time lines into a high octane, often incredibly moving, very funny and sharply observed 120 minutes of theatre.”
“Goold has a sucker punch of a production on his hands and one that should not be missed.”
“Inua Ellam takes his audience on a geographical and emotional odyssey, hopping continents and emotions, taking the occasional break to check in with a football match, all the while opening a door into the world of black masculinity.”
“a finely tuned, rapid fire and utterly compelling 100 minutes of theatre. It challenges, it provokes, it entertains.”
Forget shoes…2018 has created an entire wardrobe that 2019 has to live up to.
In a time of year where the trend is for tinsel, carols and festive cheer, Chasing Bono is more about bacon sarnies, shattered dreams and teenage angst making it to theatre what The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl are to Christmas songs.