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Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Following on from a sold-out performance in 2011, Tayo Aluko returns to Bury with another opportunity to see Call Mr. Robeson on Thursday 13 March at 8pm.
Call Mr. Robeson is a rollercoaster journey through actor/singer Paul Robeson’s remarkable life. The show highlights how Robeson’s radical activism caused his downfall, and features some famous songs (including a dramatic rendition of Ol’ Man River), some fiery oratory and a defiant testimony to McCarthy’s Senate House Un-American Activities Committee.
“First-rate. A fine job” – **** The Guardian
“A must-see experience. A treasure of a show” – D C Theater Scene
Written and performed by Liverpool-based playwright and singer Tayo Aluko, Call Mr. Robeson has been performed across the UK, USA, Canada, Nigeria and Jamaica. The show received a standing ovation at New York’s Carnegie Hall and has won multiple awards including a Nova Scotia Award for Best Musical Performance and Best Solo Show at the Stratford-Upon-Avon Fringe.
Tickets to see Call Mr. Robeson are £12. For more information or to book go online at www.themet.biz or phone Ticket Office on 0161 761 2216.