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Black Is The Color Of My Voice

£18 – £20


September 9
7:30 pm
£18 – £20


The Exchange
Twickenham, London + Google Map

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.

This extensive national tour follows a sell-out UK tour earlier in 2022, and sell-out seasons in Shanghai, New York, Edinburgh, and in the West End of London.

  • Friday 9th September 2022 at 7:30pm
  • Tickets: £20 General Admission | £18 Concessions
  • Running Time: 70mins (no interval)
  • Recommended for ages 12+ Contains references to violence and racism.

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

‘A compelling and heartbreaking story, punctuated with bursts of song.’ ★★★★ Edinburgh Festival Magazine

Take a look at the trailer for the show here: