Moving drama about asylum coming to Derby

THE BOGUS WOMAN PortraitAn African woman arrives in a strange country fleeing for her life, seeking safety and asylum.

Despite having committed no crime she is indefinitely confined interrogated, humiliated and abused.

She witnesses the cruelty of the authorities and their casual disregard for an individual’s human rights. This strange country is England.

Krissi Bohn (Coronation Street) performs in The Bogus Woman, a powerful, poetic and heart-wrenching play written by Kay Adshead, which is being presented at Derby Theatre on September 12 by Curtis Productions and Theatre by the Lake.

It is recommended for those aged over 16 because of strong language. For tickets go to