Chef (Modern Plays) by Sabrina Mahfouz

By Sabrina Mahfouz

I prepare dinner right here, create here,
make right here be as a lot of lifestyles as I can
because open air of this
I'm no longer safe,
I do not know the way.

tells the gripping tale of ways one girl went from being a haute-cuisine head chef to a convicted inmate operating a jail kitchen. best us via her global of mouth-watering dishes and heart-breaking thoughts, Chef questions our attitudes to foodstuff, prisoners, violence, love and wish. encouraged by means of an interview Mahfouz performed with superstar chef Ollie Dabbous, Chef studies nutrition because the final paintings shape taking stimulus from Dabbous's obsession with simplicity and making whatever the simplest it may be.

Featuring Sabrina Mahfouz's specified, lyrical variety in abundance, Chef received its most well known on the Underbelly, Cowgate, throughout the 2014 Edinburgh pageant Fringe, successful a perimeter First, and used to be produced on the Soho Theatre, London, in June 2015.

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