From the moment audiences enter the theatre to see Inua Ellams’ Barber Shop Chronicles, they are caught up in the spirit of the show, with some invited on stage for a (pretend) haircut. It ends with a dance sequence in which everyone is invited to boogie with the cast. 

Barber Shop Chronicles Barber Shop Chronicles . Photo: supplied. 

A UK co-production from Fuel, the National Theatre and West Yorkshire Playhouse, The...

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