LITTLE BABY JESUS

by Arinzé Kene
18 October 2019 — 16 November 2019

★★★★★ “Here is a play that will be racing through you, making you laugh and think, long after you’ve left the theatre… The energy levels in Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu’s live-wire production are something else… Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu won this year’s JMK award for young directors, and he is clearly a talent with great bravado and heart… It’s brilliant fun” Miriam Gillinson, The Guardian

★★★★★ “With this production director Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu – winner of the 2019 JMK Award – announces himself as a serious talent.” JN Benjamin, The Stage

★★★★★ “The cast is flawless... This story is urgent and honest, lingering long after the lights go down.” Blue Huseyin, A Younger Theatre 

★★★★ “A massive tornado of feelings… Arinzé Kene is brilliant.” Rosemary Waugh, Time Out

★★★★ “The great joy of the play springs from Kene’s sharp-eyed, witty observations and the lyricism of his descriptive writing… the play moves from hysterically funny to tear-jerkingly moving in an instant, with comedy, harsh reality and allegory fitting together seamlessly.” The Reviews Hub

★★★★ “Unforgivingly funny, rapidly paced and minutely observed… brought to life with incredible skill and character by 2019 JMK Young Director Award winner Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu” Connor Campbell, The Upcoming

★★★★ “Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu's tight and uniformly terrific cast” Matt Wolf, the i 

★★★★ “This is an intense, visceral and vivid portrayal of the often-brutal reality of growing up. It feels starkly authentic and cruel, whilst at times is wildly funny and is all the more appealing for it.” Aliya Al-Hassan, Broadway World

★★★★ "The performances of Anyebe Goodwin, Rachel Nwokoro and Khai Shaw are faultless, taking the script and making it their own" Rob Warren, Everything Theatre