Abyssinia

Scope and Content

This section contains scripts, production, administrational, press and marketing records as well as records of the company's education and workshops programme.

Administrative / Biographical History

This section contains records of the production of Abyssinia, a play commissioned from playwright Adewale Ajadi, by Tiata Fahodzi. The play is based on the true story of Prince Amalayou, a young Ethiopian prince who lived with Queen Victoria after the death of his father, King Theodore in 1868, and who dies at the age of eighteen under mysterious circumstances.