Black is the Color of My Voice

Black is the Color of My Voice

22 Mar–26 Mar 2022

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Tue 22 Mar
7:45 pm
£12.00 - £16.00
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Wed 23 Mar
7:45 pm
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Thu 24 Mar
7:45 pm
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Fri 25 Mar
7:45 pm
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Sat 26 Mar
2:45 pm
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Fringe First award winner Apphia Campbell’s acclaimed production heads on an extensive national tour, after sell-out seasons in Shanghai, New York, Edinburgh, and in the West End of London.

Inspired by the life of Nina Simone, Black Is The Color Of My Voice follows a successful jazz singer and civil rights activist seeking redemption after the untimely death of her father. She reflects on the journey that took her from a young piano prodigy destined for a life in the service of the church, to a renowned jazz vocalist at the forefront of the Civil Rights Movement.

Written and directed by Apphia Campbell.

 

“Moving portrayal of determination and survival.”

★★★★ The Times

 

“Nothing short of sensational… will make you cheer for her, smile with her and then sting your eyes with tears.”

★★★★★ Broadway Baby

 

‘A compelling and heartbreaking story, punctuated with bursts of song.’

★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine 

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