It’s 1896 in what is modern day Zimbabwe and Jekesai, a young woman fleeing forced marriage finds herself working for devout Catholic priest, Chilford. He relishes the opportunity to mould his new convert, but Jekesai’s salvation has a price.

Black Panther star and Tony-nominated writer Danai Gurira’s striking play explores if faith has a cost and if so, when is that cost too much?

Catch the super talented, BAFTA Breakthrough Brit 2018, Paapa Essiedu in ‘The Convert’ at the Young Vic until 26th January.