BLACK IS THE COLOUR OF MY VOICE

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Apphia Campbell

A passionate and compelling story inspired by the life of Nina Simon

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. Inspired by the life of Nina Simone and featuring many of her most iconic songs performed live. 

The show has toured the UK nationally to standing ovations and played sell-out seasons in Shanghai, New York, Edinburgh and the West End of London.

Nothing short of sensational… will make you cheer for her, smile with her and then sting your eyes with tears’ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Broadway Baby

A show that should be seen, with music and messages that deserve to be heard ★ ★ ★ ★ British Theatre Guide

Watch official trailer HERE

BLACK IS THE COLOR OF MY VOICE: Tuesday 11 – Saturday 15 June 2024

Theatre Royal Stratford East, Gerry Raffles Square, London E15 1BN

Tickets:  Black is the Color of My Voice