Queer Contact Festival 2017: Le Gateau Chocolat – Black

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When:
February 10, 2017 @ 8:30 pm – February 11, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
2017-02-10T20:30:00+00:00
2017-02-11T20:30:00+00:00
Where:
Contact
Manchester M15 6JA
UK
Cost:
£20 / £15 concessions
Contact:
Barry Priest
01612740600
Queer Contact Festival 2017: Le Gateau Chocolat - Black @ Contact | England | United Kingdom

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.

This is a new version of the critically acclaimed show re-staged for Queer Contact Festival 2017 with an 11-piece orchestra.

Part of Queer Contact Festival 2017.

Notes
-Performances: Fri 10 February & Sat 11 February, 8.30pm.
-Suitable for over 14s.
-Supported by a Wellcome Trust People Award. Developed and produced by In Company Collective.
-Manchester performances supported by Superbia and Richmond Tea Rooms.
-Black was originally commissioned by homotopia and created with funding from Arts Council England and support from Pink Fringe, Nightingale Theatre and Colchester Arts Centre.