WhatsOnStage Logo

About this show

Bursting with music and dance, this gripping drama charts the rise and fall of legendary leader Patrice Lumumba, whose passionate determination to free his people from Belgian rule inspired great courage and betrayal.

BAFTA Award winning director Joe Wright directs Olivier Award winner Chiwetel Ejiofor in the UK premiere of an epic retelling of a vibrant nation's turbulent first year of freedom.

Main House

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:The Young Vic, Off-West End

Related Articles