The play looks back on “what it was like to be young and black in the 1980s” through the prism of amateur boxing. In the red corner is Leon Davidson – black British champ or Uncle Tom? In the blue corner: Troy Augustus – American powerhouse or naïve cash cow?
It’s directed by Sacha Wares and stars young “actors-turned-boxers” Daniel Kaluuya and Anthony Welsh, who’ve been training under the tutelage of former British boxer and European champ Errol Christie.
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