DOI: 10.5040/9781350025882.00000012
Acts: 2. Scenes: 7. Roles: Male (5) , Female (1) , Neutral (0)

Deli is trying to revive the fortunes of his mother’s restaurant in Murder Mile, Hackney. But where does his son disappear to on the night of the re-opening? And why does his friend Digger offer him protection?

Elmina’s Kitchen is a thrilling, engaging portrait of a one-parent family struggling to stay within the law while the Yardies are carving up the neighbourhood.

Elmina’s Kitchen premiered at the National Theatre, London, in May 2003.

From Kwei-Armah Plays: 1

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Bloomsbury Publishing

Kwame Kwei-Armah

ISBN: 9781408115602

Series: Contemporary Dramatists

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