Immigration tackled in new play

AN actress who has experienced life in a detention centre for immigrants stars in a new play coming to South Yorkshire later this month.

Emily Ntshangase-Wood stars in Tanja which will be staged at Doncaster’s Cast Theatre on September 21.

It will also be staged at the Crucible Studio in Sheffield on September 29.

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Tanja is the story of a woman’s bravery in the midst of prejudice and abuse at a time when immigration is a hot topic.

Tanja blends the stories of asylum seekers held at Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre in Bedfordshire.

Tickets for Tanja at Cast cost £10.50 or £9 concessions and are available by calling the theatre’s box office on 01302 303959 or online at

Tickets at the Crucible Studio cost £12.50 for adults or £10.50 for concessions and are available at or by telephoning 0114 249 6000.