The true story of one refugee’s epic quest across Africa, brought to life with music.
Asad is a young Somali refugee with a painful past, miraculous good luck and a brilliant head for business. After years in a refugee camp and then learning to hustle in the streets of Ethiopia, he sets off for the promised land of South Africa. But when he arrives, he discovers the violent reality of life in the townships – and his adventures really begin.
This adaptation of Jonny Steinberg’s riveting book is told through roof-lifting songs and dance accompanied on the marimba