Tue 4th - Sat 8th AprConcert, Drama, Musicals, On Stage
‘***** One of the most life-affirming, inventive and beautiful shows’
‘There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.’ Maya Angelou
Featuring a repertoire ranging from Wagner and Purcell to Nina Simone and Whitney Houston, Black is an intimate and confessional portrait of Nigerian singer Le Gateau Chocolat’s life: his hopes, his fears and his battle with depression. Performed with an 13-piece orchestra.
'One of the most life-affirming, inventive and beautiful shows' The List
‘His voice is stunning.’ Broadway Baby
‘A flawless show.’ TV Bomb
‘Sensitive and canny... Le Gateau’s voice is a treat.’ Exeunt
‘Upfront and poignantly personal... depression distilled in music and insight... full of beauty and intensity.’ The Stage
This show is suitable for ages 12+. Running time: 60 minutes.
Director/Co-Writer Ed Burnside
Musical Director/Arranger Julian Kelly
Set/Costume Designer Ryan Dawson Laight
Lighting Designer Joshua Carr
Sound Designer Tom Aspley
Produced and Developed by In Company Collective