Rachel De-Lahay's play, exploring the UK immigration system, could be further developed but the story carries an affecting sweetness, says Amardeep Sohi
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Ali and Siar want to get out of where they are. - Anka got in and is here for good. - Olufemi is being coached to break back in. - Bashir has been here forever but he's just been sent to limbo. - Lisa wants to send them all home. Welcome to England. Travelling through Nigeria, Pakistan, Iran, Turkey, Bulgaria and the UK, Routes opens up the borders of friendship and family.
A cutting new play stood at the cross roads, looking at immigration and exile, and finding where you belong.