The Boy with Two Hearts
Author(s): Hamed & Hessam Amiri, adapted for the stage by Phil Porter
Company: Wales Millennium Centre
Herat, Afghanistan. 2000.
When a young mother speaks out against the Taliban, she and her husband are forced to flee their home and country with their three sons.
Embarking on a long and terrifying journey across Russia and through Europe, they seek final refuge in the UK.
But, as their eldest son’s life-threatening heart condition worsens and requires urgent surgery, their escape soon becomes a race against time.