first performed 20th May 2009, Cottesloe, NT until 3.9.2009
approx. 2h 25, 1 interval
Fiona Russell, deputy chief of the observation team: Anna Chancellor Saunders, Foreign Office civil servant: James Fleet Fabian,chief of the international election observation team: Peter Forbes Daniel Okeke, Fiona's translator: Chuk Iwuji Tonymember of observation team: Leo Bill Edi, member of observation team: Isabel Pollen Aarya, election observer: Cyril Nri Kalifa, head of a polling station: AIcha Kossoko Declan, a BBC journalist: Lloyd Hutchinson Henrik, replacement chief of the observation team: Peter Forbes Muturi, Daniel's father: Louis Mahoney Madame Conteh, Chair of Electoral Committee: AIcha Kossoko Mr. Sesay, Electoral Committee member: Loius Mahoney Dr. Daramy, Electoral Committee member: Cyril Nri Stenographer: Joy Richardson Police Officer: Daon Broni Duduzile, a mother: Joy Richardson Obinna, Duduzile's son: Daon Broni Wink, bar owner: Cyril Nri Waletta, Wink's wife: AIcha Kossoko Chimma, a waitress: Joy Richardson Judy, BBC camerawoman: Isabel Pollen Soldier: Daon Broni General Okute, senior member of the armed forces: Cyril Nri
A team of independent observers at an imagitive African election is getting involved in politics by actively encouraging more people to vote and leaves a bitter taste in the end how democratic the election process really was.
With the Afghan election ongoing a play couldn't be more relevant.