Citizens of Nowhere? – Nottingham

4th - 4th February 2019

Concession: £10.00

A funny and moving real-time live audio drama which lets the audience eavesdrop on a British Chinese family's conversation about identity and relationships.


“… a nuanced and compelling look at the evolution of identity” (

A funny and moving real-time live audio drama by award-winning writer, Ming Ho, directed by David Jiang.

British-Chinese matriarch Linda Lo (Pik-Sen Lim) has come to London to announce a decision to her son Jun Chi (Siu Hun Li) and daughter, Jane (Jennifer Lim); but ambitious Jane has big news of her own, while Jun Chi is mystified by their mother’s refusal to engage with plans for his upcoming wedding.  With Brexit on the horizon, it’s a crossroads for all three…

This intimate performance by actors seated among the audience is experienced through headphones, as if eavesdropping, and includes light refreshments.  The production premièred at Southbank Centre in October 2018 and then had a sold-out run at Duddell’s in London during CAN Festival 2019

Tour guide headsets generously provided by Ours Travel.

Produced by Chinese Arts Now.


Monday – 6.00pm & 8.00pm

Tickets – £12 (£10 concessions)


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