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Call Mr. Robeson

Tayo Aluko & Friends

4 – 9 March | 8pm | 3pm Sat Matinee | Boys’ School

A rollercoaster journey through African-American actor and singer Paul Robeson’s remarkable life, highlighting his pioneering and heroic political activism. Features Ol’ Man River and other famous songs, much fiery oratory, and a defiant testimony to the House Un-American Activities Committee.

“First-rate … an admirable introduction to a great pioneering performer” (★★★★) The Guardian

“A stunning piece of musical theatre…. high quality drama, first class singing” Fringe Review, Edinburgh Fringe, 2010

“A brilliantly put together history lesson delivered as art.” Dirt & Candy

“Never less than utterly believable” British Theatre Guide

“Simply told but immensely powerful” The Scotsman

“A must-see experience, a treasure of a show. TOP PICK!” DC Theater Scene

Recommended Age : 12+
Running time : 85 mins


WRITTEN & PERFORMED BY: Tayo Aluko
PIANIST : Anja Kuncic
DIRECTED BY: Olusola Oyeleye
LIGHTING DESIGN BY: Gareth Starkey
SET & COSTUME DESIGN BY: Phil Newman
SOUND DESIGN BY: David Darlington & Liam McDermott

Tickets €18 | €15 student/OAP concession/matinee

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