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Le Gateau Chocolat: Black
DATES: Tue 4th Apr 17 - Sat 8th Apr 17
‘***** 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 11-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 14+
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