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london borough of Newham

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Le Gateau Chocolat: Black

DATES: Tue 4th Apr 17 - Sat 8th Apr 17
TICKETS: £10.00 - £18.00

‘***** 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+




Theatre Royal Stratford East is a cultural flagship of East London. Our aim is to deliver exciting and diverse work which reflects the experiences of the local community, while discovering and developing new talent and new audiences.

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venue info

Theatre Royal Stratford East

Gerry Raffles Square
E15 1BN

Box Office 020 8534 0310
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Venue: Theatre Royal Stratford East, Newham