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Outdoor poster with text reading "A young black man lost his life. Five years ago. In police custody. In Scotland."

Watch Lament for Sheku Bayoh

Running Time: 1 hour approx.

Recommended age guide: 14+

Warning: Contains strong language and descriptions of brutality and racial violence

A National Theatre of Scotland, Edinburgh International Festival and Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh co-production.


4 Stars

timely and necessary... both beautifully staged and unerringly brutal.

The Stage

0 Stars

impassioned, poetic and alive with political import

The Guardian

5 Stars

disquieting, profoundly affecting and humbling piece of theatre.

All Edinburgh Theatre

0 Stars

this intimate online show strikes at the heart of its audience

The Courier

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