26 September 2024, 7:30pm

Black Is The Color Of My Voice

James Seabright presents
Black Is The Color Of My Voice
By Apphia Campbell
Peformed by Nicholle Cherrie

Inspired by the life of Nina Simone, and featuring many of her most iconic songs performed live.

Apphia Campbell’s acclaimed play follows a successful 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.

‘Nothing short of sensational… will make you cheer for her, smile with her and then sting your eyes with tears’ ★★★★★ Broadway Baby

The show has toured the UK to standing ovations and played sell-out seasons in Shanghai, New York, Edinburgh and the West End of London.

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Age Recommendation
Suitable for ages 12+

Dates and Times

26 September 2024, 7:30pm

Running Time

1 hours & 10 minutes, no interval

Run times may vary by up to 20 minutes as they can be affected by last minute programme changes, intervals and encores.

Please note:

Content warning: references to violence and racism.



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