Switchboard Concert

February 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
The Gresham Centre (St Ann and St Agnes Church),
Gresham Centre
Gresham St, London EC2V 7BX
Nicholas Smith

Switchboard LGBT History Month Concert
The event is an eclectic ensemble evening featuring musicians, poets and choirs bridged by our host Rosie Wilby. Held in a brilliant venue.On Friday 23rd February. Switchboard, the national LGBT+ helpline, will host an LGBT History Month celebration at the renowned London classical music venue, The Gresham Centre.

Hosted by award-winning comedian Rosie Wilby the event features a diverse array of performers including the London Gay Men’s Chorus, aclaimed string quartet Anything Goes, acapella choir The Noteables and Let It Shine’s Jordan Charles. There’ll be music from acclaimed harpist Mike Parker and we’ll hear readings from LGBT Poet Laureate Trudy Howson and poets Dean Atta and Artie Carden.

Set in the intimate, historic surrounds of The Gresham Centre near St Paul’s Cathedral, the event will include classical and contemporary music, poetry, choral and ensemble music and instrumental performances from rising voices from the LGBT+ community and beyond. Tickets available from https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/switchboards-lgbt-history-month-concert-tickets-42042537361. £12 in advance, £15 on the night, concessions available.