Black is the Color of My Voice
Friday 8th June
Merchants Suite 8:00pm | £16 U
Direct from sell-out performances in Shanghai, New York, Edinburgh and 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.
The second part of the evening is Apphia’s Soul Sessions cabaret, celebrating Simone’s brilliant music.
Written and performed by Apphia Campbell. Directors Arran Hawkins , Nate Jacobs.
There will be a bar available, and there will be a free welcome drink, courtesy of event sponsors, All-in-One Catering.