Thursday 3rd October
7:30 PM
From £15 to £90

James Seabright Presents

Black Is The Color Of My Voice

Written by Apphia Campbell

3 Oct 2024

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.

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

Run-time: 75 minutes

Recommended for ages: 12+

Access: Companion tickets are available, please follow the link for info. 

Please note tickets are non-refundable.


Nicholle Cherrie


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


“A compelling and heartbreaking story, punctuated with bursts of song.”


“Moving portrayal of determination and survival”

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