Geronimo

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by Louise Doughty Iyola is a refugee from Sierra Leone, now working in the kitchens of an inner-LONDON primary school.

Eamonn is a young Belfast-born music teacher with such a love of Arnold, Byron and Donne that he steals their poems from tube-trains.

Geronimo is the story of their delicate and tentative friendship, set against the terrible tale Iyola has to tell of how she came to leave her homeland.

Iyola....Noma Dumezweni Eamonn....Andrew Scott With songs performed by the pupils of Yerbury School, North LONDON.