Synergy can signpost casting directors to a diverse range of actors with lived experience of the criminal justice system. They bring energy, authenticity and their life experiences to performances and comprise a fantastic pool of talent including Valentine Olukoga who won Best Male Actor at the 2020 Black British Theatre Awards for The Fisherman (Arcola, Trafalgar Studios & UK tour) and Michael Balogun a 2021 The Stage 100 Award for Death of England: Delroy (National Theatre).

Outstanding performances
Telegraph, Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train
The acting was amazing. I was blown away by the talent
Audience member, Fallout
Stunning – it was as good, probably better than most stuff in the West End
Audience member, Glengarry Glen Ross

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