A World in London - Episode 48 Thu, 2012-06-14 20:54

Toby Gough is surely the world guru of theatre-land. His impressive cross-cultural portfolio of hit shows & musicals reads like a global map. ?Brazil! Brazil!?, ?Merchants of Bollywood?, ?Salsa! Salsa!?….With projects in Barbados, Thailand, Malawi & Sri Lanka….this maverick director & writer has worked with everyone from Kylie Minogue and Buena Vista Social Club to the recently departed ethnomusicologist Jan Fairley. Hear Toby Gough on this A World In London and don?t miss the current run of his Cuban masterpiece, ?Havana Rumba? at The Underbelly Festival, Southbank, on till July 8th!

ARTIST // TRACK // COUNTRY
The Skatalites // The Leader // Jamaica
Ba Cissoko // Djeli Fatouma // Guinea
Claes Ottelid // Trollrikepolska // Sweden
Jon Sterckx // Tongue Twister // UK
Jey Liba // Coloniser // Togo
Warsaw Village Band// Hey You, Yokel?s Son// Poland
Camille Maalawy // Nassam Alayna Al Howa // UK/Egypt
Toby Gough/Sonora// La Calle/extracts from Havana Rumba…….