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In the village of Dumbuto in The Gambia, a group of women come together to set up a theater group; their plays address social matters, aim to make their people conscious. After playing about Ebola virus, the new play of the group is going to be the circumcision of the girls. This tradition is very common throughout the country. Women of Dumbuto prepare for the play that is going to be performed in front of a crowd of audiences who are the elders and some of clergy that are advocates of the tradition. Meanwhile, some of the actresses’ own daughters who has reached the age of “circumcision” are also under threat.

 

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