True stories from the sharp edge of transatlantic deportation

Yes I was deported back. Old Trump sent me here. Anything happens to my family, I'm coming across that ocean if I got to come in a tugboat, singing, "Row, row, row your boat".

A grain of cocaine, a digit on a breathalyser, a forged cheque, a DEA sting or Murder One?

In America, foreign nationals can be deported after serving prison sentences; some of them are British. Caught in the transatlantic tango between Trump and May and proudly presented by a gun-toting Immigration officer, these are their verbatim stories of double punishment and separation from loved ones.

Hassan Abdulrazzak interviewed ex-prisoners and experts in immigration and criminal law to get behind the political rhetoric and explore the extraordinary realities of people caught up in the quagmire of immigration detention and deportation.

The Venue

Soho Theatre

21 Dean St Soho, London, United Kingdom, W1D 3NE

Nearest Tube

Tottenham Court Road

Nearest Train

Waterloo

Running Time

1hr 45min

Booking Dates

First Performance

Wednesday 26th February 2020

Last Performance

Saturday 21st March 2020

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