African in New York – Almost Famous by Njambi McGrath

African in New York – Almost Famous by Njambi McGrath

Show type: Edinburgh Fringe 2018

Starring: Njambi McGrath

When the naive straight-out-of-Africa student Njambi McGrath was invited to a Thanksgiving meal by her new college friend, she could hardly have known that some areas in America are a no-go for black people. There is a reason why the Green travel guide was published from 1936 to warn black people of areas where they are likely to be in danger. Like all teens are told endlessly, the world is your oyster, but they also say life is the university of hard knocks for a reason.

Upcoming Dates

Date: Fri 19 Oct 2018
Venue: Questors Theatre
Price: From £10 to £15
Info: Plus Thenjiwe's Wrong Role Model
Show starts: 19:30 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)



African In New York – Almost Famous by Njambi McGrath

This lightly entertaining, historical look at Africa, told via Njambi McGrath’s experiences of moving from Kenya to New York City to attend university, is…

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