Nine Night

2018-2019
Interview with Natasha Gordon & Roy Alexander Weise
NINE NIGHT
NINE NIGHT

Director

Roy Alexander Weise

Venue

West End’s Trafalgar Theatre

Writer

Natasha Gordon

AWARDS

Natasha Gordon : Most Promising Playwright at Evening Standard Theatre Awards

SYNOPSIS

Gloria is gravely sick. When her time comes, the celebration begins; the traditional Jamaican Nine Night Wake. But for Gloria’s children and grandchildren, marking her death with a party that lasts over a week is a test. Nine nights of music, food, sharing stories – and an endless parade of mourners.

Natasha Gordon’s debut play Nine Night is a touching and very funny exploration of the rituals of family. Roy Alexander Weise directs a cast including Cecilia Noble.