On Our Shelves Now
Woolwich. Club Paradise. Valentine's Night. Nigerian nightclub toilet attendants Abiodun and Sophie brace themselves for the busiest night of the year. Tonight Abiodun and Sophie are also marking their one year anniversary together having met in Paradise: united in love, divided by a toilet wall.
About the Author
Atiha Sen Gupta's 2009 debut What Fatima Did played on Hampstead Theatre's main stage when she was 21. She was nominated for the John Whiting Award and the Evening Standard Award for Most Promising Playwright. Counting Stars premiered at the Edinburgh Fringe 2015 at the Assembly George Square which Amnesty International shortlisted for its Freedom of Expression Award.
A powerful piece of new writing on themes of love and exploitation’ —The Stage
‘This is the work of a writer with a future’ —Michael Billington onWhat Fatima Did, The Guardian