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Behind the Scenes: Kiza Deen plays Mama H in King Hamlin opening 19 October at Park Theatre

Behind the Scenes: Kiza Deen plays Mama H in King Hamlin opening 19 October at Park Theatre

Known for her role on the British soap opera #Hollyoaks. Kiza Deen played Sonia Albright (originally credited as Lisa Loveday) between June 2015 and October 2016. She has also appeared in Silent Witness in 1996, Young Wallander (2020), and Foresight (2021). ALT caught up with the actress to talk about King Hamlin her new play opening at the Park Theatre on the 19th of October for a video chat, Deen plays Mama H.

The story: King Hamlin is the brand-new play from the team that presented Bullet Hole, by Gloria Williams, in 2018. Winner of best full-length stage play at Scriptwriters & Co International Festival.
When pride, revenge and turf wars are the daily norm, how do you walk away from a path that’s been marked out for you? 
Hamlin, Quinn and Nic are young friends trying to get ahead in inner city London.
After his dad dies, Hamlin’s goal is to finish school, get a good job, and build a better life for himself and his mum, Mama H. When live-wire Quinn and troubled Nic offer Hamlin easy money in return for some county line drug trafficking, his dreams, his mother’s hopes and the friendship of the three are put to the test. Will Hamlin stand his ground or end up on the wrong side of the tracks?   
In a maze of inequality, unemployment and gang culture, it’s a struggle to know where to make a right turn and how to undo a wrong one.  BOOK HERE  

RUNS 19 OCT to 12 NOV 2022
Cast and creatives of King Hamlin talk about the play


In Hollyoaks ….
In Silent Witness  DCI, Naomi Silva (Kiza Deen). 

Naiad Productions & Freedom Tongues in association with Park Theatre present the World Premiere of KING HAMLIN.

Written by Gloria Williams

Directed by Lara Genovese BOOK HERE FOR KING HAMLIN

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