THE GOD BOTHERERS

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'I am not a Christian, I just like the drinking.'

Somewhere in the developing world, while the cicadas are chirping, diesel is filched and bride prices are haggled over, a new Imam is stirring up trouble.

Laura Hunter Bolt is off to Tambia, or is it Tambekistan, to Do Some Good. Fresh from the Non Governmental Organisation training camp in Bracknell – she's read The Idiots Guide to Islam (The Koran got a bit tricky after page four) and is sporting a dashing Gucci hijab.

Laura soon finds herself dealing with a flourishing black market and a society where men and women can't touch, 'not a boy' children are worthless and religious identity can be as fluid as the non existent laws or followed to the letter with horrible consequences…it's not quite what she expected…

Join us for this truly alternative and irreverent comedy where God's word squares up to capitalist forces and the third world/first world heats are heading for the final…

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Roderick Smith
Georgia Mackenzie
David Oyelowo
Sunetra Sarker

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#TheTrick has moved from @bushtheatre to THE WORLD via @_HighTide_ @loosetongueltd (seriously, we're going everywhe… https://t.co/yo8EMFLrwN
Eve Leigh
@EevLee
24 Mar
Last show of #thetrick tonight @bushtheatre LOVE to the whole team for making something so generous & beautiful. So… https://t.co/7xJZBc4B9z
Jennifer Jackson
@JenoirRenoir
23 Mar
@StephensSimon @EevLee @bushtheatre @_HighTide_ It's such a lovely play. Very moving.
Caridad Svich
@Csvich
23 Mar
Just back from seeing @EevLee’s The Trick @bushtheatre Loved it. Laughed, cried, smiled with recognition, thought,… https://t.co/8ODZOnSBvy
Corkscrew Theatre UK
@CorkscrewUK
23 Mar
Off to @bushtheatre for the final London performance of The Trick by the totally brilliant @EevLee - so glad I got to catch it!
Chris Bush
@ChrisBushWrites
23 Mar
Lovely to be invited back to @bushtheatre to write my fourth pub quiz for them. As ever, the markers at half-time a… https://t.co/8HBx6tbrkW
Samuel West
@exitthelemming
19 Mar

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