Black Is The Color Of My Voice
Inspired by the life of Nina Simone, and featuring many of her most iconic songs performed live.
Written and directed by Apphia Campbell | Performed by Florence Odumosu
‘Moving portrayal of determination and survival.’ ★★★★
Apphia Campbell’s acclaimed play follows the successful jazz singer and civil rights activist as she seeks 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.
‘A compelling and heartbreaking story, punctuated with bursts of song.’ ★★★★
Ed Festival Magazine
This extensive national tour follows sell-out seasons in Shanghai, New York, Edinburgh, and in the West End of London.
‘Nothing short of sensational… will make you cheer for her, smile with her and then sting your eyes with tears’ ★★★★★
Thursday 24th February | Doors open at 7.15pm | Start time: 8pm
Recommended for ages 12