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Wot? No Fish!!

Braverman, Danny. 2013. Wot? No Fish!!. In: "The Knowledge Arts Festival", London, United Kingdom, 11-26 October 2013. [Performance]

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Creators: Braverman, Danny
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In 1926 shoemaker Ab Solomons drew a doodle on the wage-packet he gave to his wife Celie. Throughout their marriage, right up until 1982, Ab developed his art, drawing a wage-packet cartoon every week for Celie. These cartoons chronicle Ab and Celie’s family life, through ups and downs, with great wit and warmth and with a blistering honesty.

Danny Braverman’s solo show tells the funny and moving story of how he discovered the lost art of his Great-uncle Ab. Wot? No Fish!! is an extraordinary story about love, art, history …and catering.

Ab and Celie went on a journey along a road that went uphill both ways – but it was a journey they took together.

Contributors: Philippou, Nick (Director)
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Departments, Centres and Research Units: Theatre and Performance (TAP)
Date range: 11-26 October 2013
Event Location: London, United Kingdom
Item ID: 9291
Date Deposited: 25 Oct 2013 15:03
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2017 09:25


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