8pm, 13-14 December 2018
Tristan Bates Theatre // Blacktress Season // Rehearsed Reading
“I was thinking about what happened. And how I thought we should have said something to that guy. But we shouldn’t have said something.
We should have done something.”
The Next Jessye Norman melds speech and song in a tale of two young women forging careers in an industry where the gatekeepers view race as fundamental to the value of a performer.
Created by Cassiopeia Berkeley-Agyepong & Simone Ibbett-Brown
Cast Merryl Ansah, Esmé Laudat, Martha Pothen
Tickets available here.