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2017

June 10: Leominster Festival

May 13: Crich Glebe Field Centre, Derbyshire

May 2: Book Launch: Black German, by Theodor Michael, Liverpool University (Read extracts)


May 1: 
Theatro Technis, London (Robeson and Lawyer Double Bill)

April 29: Chelmarsh Village Hall, Shropshire
April 2:
Rolleston Club, Staffordshire
April 1: 
Rous Lench Village Hall, Worcestershire

March 4: Tutbury Village Hall, Staffordshire

Feb 28: Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
Feb 16 – 18:
Evergreen Cultural Centre, Coquitlam, BC, Canada
Feb 11:
Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway, NJ
Feb 4:
 ACT Arts Centre, Maple Ridge, BC, Canada

2016

Dec 2: Lyman Center for Performing Arts, New Haven, CT, USA
Nov 25: Centre Stage, Surrey Civic Hall, Surrey, BC, Canada
Nov 21: Bompas Elementary School, Fort Simpson, NWT
Nov 19:
Northern Arts & Cultural Centre, Yellow Knife, NWT Nov 17: Igloo Church, Inuvik, NWT
Nov 15:
Community Hall, Norman Wells, NWT
Nov 14:
Riverview Cineplex, Hay River, North West Territories, Canada
Oct 29: Paul Robeson: The Giant, In a Nutshell. RMT Black and Ethnic Minority Members’ event Honouring Paul Robeson P21 Gallery, London NW1
Oct 22:
Burton-on-Trent African Caribbean Centre
Oct 21: Nottingham Playhouse
Oct 20: Llanelli District Music & Drama Club
Oct 14: Wellingborough African-Caribbean Centre
Oct 13: Edge Hill Arts Centre, Ormskirk
Sept 8 – 11: Ashland Community Centre, Ashland, OR.
Sept 1: Llandinam Village Hall
Aug 5 – 27: Spotlites @ Edinburgh Fringe.
July 4: Where R those WMDs? Merlin Theatre (Frome Festival) (Participant) Click here for trailer.
July 3:  Frome Festival @ Assembly Rooms, Frome.
July 2: Solva Memorial Hall, Pembrokeshire
July 1: Penally Village Hall, Pembrokeshire
June 25: Doncaster Unitarian & Free Christian Church (Concert)
May 17, 18: Marlborough Theatre, Brighton
May 13: Cowichan Performing Arts Centre, Duncan, BC, Canada
May 6: Art of Silencing Unity Theatre, Liverpool (Participant) View flyer SOLD OUT
April 14:
IBAR Symposium, UCLAN, Preston.
March 26: Derby Theatre 
March 20:
Grange Hall, Radcliffe-on-Trent
March 19:
Hoton, Cotes & Prestwold Village Hall, Hoton
March 18:
Century Theatre, Coalville, Leics
March 17:
Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton
March 12:
Robin Hood Theatre Club, Averham, Newark, Notts
March 11:
 Upper Broughton Village Hall
March 10: St. Helen’s Parish Church Hall, Stapleford
February 25 – 28: Anvil Centre Theatre, New Westminster, BC, Canada February 12: Paul Robeson: 40 Years Dead. Marx Memorial Library, London. SOLD OUT!
January 29: Bolton Socialist Club. Ticket enquiries: 07966 136169 SOLD OUT! January 23: Paul Robeson: 40 Years Dead. A tribute concert on the 40th anniversary of his death.Friends Meeting House, Liverpool.
January 17: MLK Celebration, Trinity BC, Brooklyn
January 9: Ustinov Studio, Theatre Royal, Bath. SOLD OUT!

2015

Nov 19 – 21: Bus Stop Theatre, Halifax, NS. 192021
Nov 12 – 15: Centenary College, Hackettstown, New Jersey. 12131415
Nov 7: Paramount Hudson Valley, Peekskill, New York
October 31: Theatro Technis, Camden, London
October 28: The Witham, Barnard Castle
October 25: Redgrave Theatre, Bristol.
October 24: Swindon Arts Centre
October 17: Paul Robeson Theatre, Hounslow
October 16: Seven Arts, Leeds. SOLD OUT!
October 7-10: Alphabetti Theatre, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. 78910
October 3: The Brindley, Runcorn
October 2: CLF Art Cafe, Peckham, London
October 1: CLF Art Cafe, Peckham, London
August 23: Poets Against Apartheid. Slavery Remembrance Day Event, Albert Dock, Liverpool. (Poetry and Song)
August 8: Lower Holker Village Hall, Cark, Cumbria
August 7: Threlkeld Village Hall, Cumbria SOLD OUT!
August 1: Talk: Liverpool 8 Music Scene. Museum of Liverpool
May 24: African Liberation Day Event (Speech and Song), Doncaster Unitarian & Free Xtian Church
May 23: Barnsley Civic Hall May 16: Riverhouse Barn, Walton-upon-Thames SOLD OUT! May 9: Strictly Harlem (WoW Festival) Black-E, Liverpool May 2: Mechanics Institute, Manchester April 24, 25: The Riverfront, Newport 2425 April 23: The Metropole, Abertillery
April 22: Aberystwyth Arts Centre
April 21: This Little Light, University of South Wales, Treforest
April 16: Victoria Event Centre, Victoria, BC.
April 1: Unity Theatre Liverpool SOLD OUT!
March 28: Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond, N. Yorkshire
March 27: Beggar’s Theatre, Millom, Cumbria
March 4 – 15: Adelaide Fringe, Australia SOLD OUT! 457-9; 12,14,15
Feb 20 – 22 : New Zealand Fringe Festival, Wellington SOLD OUT! (week 1)  (week 2)
Jan 30: Pavilion Arts Centre, Buxton, Derbyshire
Jan 28: Smithills School, Bolton Jan 29: Upton High School, Chester

2014

Dec 10: Garter Lane Arts Centre, Waterford, Ireland
Dec 6: 69 O’Connell Street, Limerick
Dec 5: Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny
Dec 3: Civic Theatre, Tallaght, Dublin
Nov 29: From Black Africa to the White House. Z-Arts Theatre, Manchester
Nov 28: Giant, In a Nutshell. For General Fedration of Trade Unions Exec Committee Meeting, Quorn
Nov 21: Aké Arts & Book Festival, Abeokuta, Nigeria
Nov 8: Ontario Contact, Midland ON Click here for Early Autumn 2014 flyer
Oct 30: Old Fire Station, Oxford
Oct 29: ACE Centre, Nelson
Oct 25: Dugdale Centre, Enfield
Oct 22: Cast in Doncaster Oct 17: Bradford Alhambra Studio
Oct 14: Manchester Central Library
Oct 12: King’s Lynn Arts Centre
Oct 10: Cramphorn Theatre, Chelmsford
Oct 9: The Place, Bedford
Oct 8: Key Theatre, Peterborough
Oct 5: The Ark, Borehamwood
Oct 4: Mumford Theatre, Cambridge
Oct 3: St. George’s Theatre, Gt. Yarmouth
Oct 2: Diss Corn Hall
Sept 28: Sarah Thorne Theatre Company, Broadstairs
Sept 27: The Firestation, Windsor
Sept 20: Number 8 Arts Centre, Pershore.
Sept 18: Theatre Royal, Bury St. Edmunds
Sept 9: TUC Congress, BT Conventional Centre, Liverpool
Sept 7: Swallow Theatre, Whithorn
Sept 6: Regal Theatre, Bathgate
Sept 5: Tolbooth Theatre, Stirling
Sept 4: The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen
July 24: World Merit Day, BT Convention Centre, Liverpool
July 18: Mandela Remembered Concert. The Roundhouse, London (Speech and Song) July 9: Diversity Inclusion Conference, Liverpool (Speaker)
June 27: What Happens? @ Alnwick Playhouse
June 26: What Happens? @ The Matlings, Berwick-upon-Tweed
June 25: Ashbourne Festival
June 21: Journey to Justice Fundraiser, London (Prose and Song) Flyer
May 31: Down Arts Centre, Downpatrick
May 30: ISLAND Arts Centre, Lisburn
May 29: Derry Playhouse
May 15: Testing the Echo. Working Class Movement Library, Salford (Readings/songs) May 10: Junction, Goole
May 4: Seagull Theatre, Lowestoft
May 1: Paul Robeson – The Giant, in a Nutshell. The Continental, Preston
April 12: Paul Robeson – The Giant, in a Nutshell. Millennium Hall, Sheffield. Flyer March 21: Theatr Hafren, Newtown, Wales
March 13: The Met, Bury
January 25: Edale Village Hall SOLD OUT!

2013

November 16: Singing for Searchlight Magazine Benefit, London.
November 14: Kwamina’s Song, for Everyword 2013
November 7: Ruskin College, Oxford
November 8: Oxford Spires Academy
November 9: Helmsley Arts Centre
October 27: Rehearsed reading of extracts from Toussaint Louverture: The Story of the Only Successful Slave Revolt in History. by CLR James, at Bluecoat Centre, Liverpool
October 1 – 26: Tristan Bates Theatre, London (Part of The Paul Robeson Art Is A Weapon Festival, 2013) Oct 1; 234; 5/68/9; 10; 11; 1216; 1718; 19/20; 222324; 25; 26
September 26: The Forum Studio, Chester
September 24: Pavilion Theatre, Brighton
September 22: Norden Farm Arts Centre, Maidenhead
September 14: Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury
September 12: The Atkinson, Southport
August 31 – September 4: Atlantic Fringe, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (SOLD OUT!) August 18 – 24: Fringetastic, Nanaimo, BC, Canada
August 16: Gabriola Theatre Festival, Gabriola, British Columbia, Canada. SOLD OUT! August 14: In song at Hermann’s Jazz Club, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada with Karel Roessingh, Piano.
August 11: Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, Berkeley, California
July 27: From Black Africa to the White House at Peace News Summer Camp, Near Diss, Norfolk
July 6: NUT Equalities Conference, Leeds University
June 28: Lymm Festival
May 29-31: Stratford Fringe Festival, Stratford-upon-Avon
June 1: From Black Africa to the White House. Theatro Technis, London. Download flyer
June 2: Stratford Fringe Festival, Stratford-upon-Avon
May 18: Doncaster Little Theatre
April 26: Ilkley Playhouse
April 25: Stafford Gatehouse
April 24: Guildhall Arts Centre, Grantham
April 6: Bolton Octagon SOLD OUT!
April 5: The Kenton Theatre, Henley on Thames

CMR Spring 2013 UK Flyer Click to view Jan-March 2013 UK Flyer

March 30: The Maltings, Berwick-upon-Tweed SOLD OUT!
March 29: Alnwick Playhouse
March 28: Customs House, South Shields
March 27: Queen’s Hall, Hexham
March 22: Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
March 17: In concert at King David School, Liverpool (for Council of Christians and Jews)
March 7: Old Fire Station, Oxford SOLD OUT!
February 28, March 1: Theatre on San Pedro Square, San Jose, CA
February 26: Claflin University, Orangeburg, South Carolina
February 24: East Bay Center for Performing Arts, Richmond, CA
February 23: Douglas College, New Westminister, BC. Laura C Muir Performing Arts Centre
February 20: Intrepid Theatre, Victoria, Vancouver Island, BC SOLD OUT!
February 19: This Little Light, at Mount Doug Secondary School and Esquimalt Secondary School, Victoria, Vancouver Island, BC
February 16: ArtSpring, Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada
February 10: From Black Africa to the White House. At Langston Hughes Performing Arts Centre, Seattle
February 8, 9: Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, Seattle, Washington February 6: Bing Crosby Theatre, Spokane, Washington
Jan 31: Phoenix Theatre, San Francisco
February 1: Phoenix Theatre, San Francisco
January 20: From Black Africa to the White House at The Bedford, Balham, London. In support of DDP. See flyer for details.
January 19: Tristan Bates Theatre, London
January 18: Fisher Theatre, Bungay
January 17: Headgate Theatre, Colchester
January 10: Square Chapel, Halifax

2012

December 21: Ajumogobia Science Foundation 7th Memorial Charity Concert, MUSON, Lagos, Nigeria
November 18: Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester SOLD OUT!
November 4: From Black Africa to the White House at Kolanut Centre, Calabar, Nigeria. October 27: From Black Africa to the White House at Crossroads Women’s Centre, London. Evening also features “Reshape While Damp” by Naomi Paul.
October 26: Forest Arts Centre, New Milton
October 25: Ashcroft Arts Centre, Fareham
October 24: Arlington Arts Centre, Newbury
October 23: Merlin Theatre, Frome
October 22: Hawth Theatre, Crawley
October 15 – 19: South Yorkshire Schools
October 19: Rotherham College of Arts & Technology
October 18: City School, Sheffield
October 17: Dinnington School, Rotherham
October 16: Northern College, Barnsley
October 15: Tapton School, Sheffield
October 13: Otley Courthouse SOLD OUT!
October 6: Capstone Theatre, Liverpool (SOLD OUT!)

CMR Autumn 2012 tour flyer Click to download Autumn 2012 UK Tour Flyer

August 26, 27: Greenbelt Festival, Cheltenham Race Course
July 20: Fundraiser for Stop the War, The Casa, Hope Street, Liverpool (Selection of songs from the show).

US/Canada Border-Crossing Tour 2012, May 30 – July 1

June 28 – July 1: Washington DC. DC Black Theatre Festival
June 8 – 17: London Ontario Fringe Festival (Best Actor, Best Original Work)
May 30 – June 5: Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Charleston, South Carolina

May 4-20: Warehouse Theatre, Croydon, Week 1; Week 2; Week 3

Click here for March 2012 flyer

March 29: Dundee Rep Theatre
March 30: Cumbernauld Theatre
March 8: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale
March 9: Hertford Theatre, Hertford
March 10: Olney Parish Church (Black Africa to White House) with Naomi Paul See flyer

Feb 16: Lehman College, CUNY. (From Black Africa to the White House)
Feb 17: Milpitas Community Library, Miltipas, California (This Little Light)
Feb 18: San Jose, California: UCFW Local 5 (This Little Light)
February 12: Carnegie Hall, New York
Feb 4,5: Edna Manley School of the Arts, Kingston, Jamaica
Jan 27: Neuadd Dwyfor, Pwllheli
Jan 28: Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead SOLD OUT
Jan 17,18: Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, USA
Jan 12,13: Ustinov Studio, Bath Theatre Royal SOLD OUT!

2011

Dec 1: Bridport Arts Centre
Dec 2: Dorchester Arts Centre SOLD OUT!
Dec 3: Bridgwater Arts Centre
Nov 24 – 26: Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford
Nov 19: Liverpool, Charity Concert for East Africa Clip1; Clip 2
Nov 17: Rose Theatre, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk
Nov 12: Royal Spa Centre, Royal Leamington Spa
Nov 10: Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Click here for Sept/Oct 2011 flyer

Oct 30: Norwich Puppet Theatre (in association with Norwich Stop the War Coalition) Oct 28 – 29: Hull Truck Theatre
Oct 18-23: Unicorn Theatre, London
Oct 14: Goosfest, Goostrey, Cheshire
Oct 9: Marine Theatre, Lyme Regis
Oct 8: The Forge, Basingstoke
Oct 1: International Brigade Memorial Trust, London (short film of event)
Oct 2: Tayo Aluko & Friends Present “Art As A Weapon“, London
Oct 5: Theatr Elli, Llanelli
Sept 24: Pipefest, Lancaster (Extracts from the play, other songs, talk/discussion)
Sept 23: Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea
Sept 22: The Riverfront, Newport SOLD OUT
Sept 21: Theatr Soar, Merthyr Tudful
Sept 7: Housmans, Booksellers, London. Talk
August 24 – 26: FringeNYC, New York, Days 2 – 4
August 14: Fringe NYC, New York, Day 1

June 24: Liverpool Everyman. SOLD OUT
June 23: Pound Arts Centre, Corsham
June 11: York Theatre Royal SOLD OUT
May 26: The Gate, Cardiff
May 20: Galeri, Caernarfon
May 7: Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival, Belfast
May 3: Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl
May 1: Theatr Mwldan, Cardigan

Click here for May June 2011 flyer

Click here for Home Again to Wales 2011 flyer

April 28: Theatr Felinfach, Felinfach, Lampeter
April 30: Miners Welfare Hall, Ystradgynlais
April 23: From Africa to the White House (Working Class Music Festival) Everyman 3rd Room, Liverpool
April 9: Baritone Solo, Faure’s Requiem with the Crosby Capriol Singers. Youtube: Libera Me
April 1: The Brindley, Runcorn SOLD OUT
March 23: The Web Theatre, Newtownards
March 24: The Market Place, Armagh
March 25: ISLAND Arts Centre, Lisburn
March 19: Rosehill Theatre, Whitehaven
March 17: Square Chapel, Halifax
March 2: Harrow Arts Centre
March 5: The Arc Theatre, Trowbridge
February 4: Eastgate Theatre, Peebles
February 5: Eden Court Theatre, Inverness
February 2: Yale College, Wrexham
January 25: Darlington Arts Centre
January 26: The Met, Bury
January 27: The Lowry, Salford SOLD OUT
January 28: Guildhall Theatre, Derby
January 29: Junction, Goole
January 4 – 23: Theatro Technis, London Week 1. Week 2. Week 3. Guardian Review

2010

December 11: Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, Lincoln
November 27: Belgrade Theatre, Coventry SOLD OUT
November 4: Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford SOLD OUT
October 31. The Plaza, Stockport
October 22: The Big Pit, Blaenavon, Wales (Schools Presentation)
October 23: Blaenavon Workmen’s Hall, South Wales
October 24: Liverpool Philharmonic Hall (Rodewald Suite) BLACK LIKE ME. Songs by Black Composers. With Darryl Taylor (countertenor), and Raewyn Bailey (piano). October 13 – 15: Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Mold, Wales
October 16: Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells
October 18: Lakeside Theatre, University of Essex (Home in Barack)
October 7: Hastings. St. Mary In the Castle (Home in Barack) Further info: www.afropartynight.co.uk
September 25: Old Town Hall, Hemel Hempstead
August 6 – 26 (not 11, 16 or 23): Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Zoo Southside
July 29 – 31: Rich Mix, London
July 22: St. Nick’s, Pier Head, Liverpool. (Home in Barack: Fundraiser for Edinburgh) July 4: Marxism 2010 London (Home in Barack)
July 3: Friends Meeting House, Liverpool (Fundraiser for Edinburgh)
June 14, 15 The Baby Grand, Belfast, Northern Ireland
June 12: The Playhouse, Derry, Northern Ireland
June 10, 11 Unity Theatre, Liverpool
June 6: Escape Bar, Soho, London (Fundraiser for Edinburgh)
June 5: 3rd Room, Everyman, Liverpool (Fundraiser for Edinburgh)
May 15: Domino Gallery, Liverpool (Fundraising Concert for Edinburgh Fringe)
May 6 – 9: Brighton Festival Fringe
May 4, 5:Brighton Festival Fringe (Home in Barack)
April 26: Cheltenham College
April 25: Postlip Hall, Cheltenham (Home in Barack)

USA/Canada:
Feb 4 – 7, Stone Soup Theatre, Seattle, WA
Feb 11 – 14, Vancity Culture Lab, Vancouver, Canada
Feb 19 – 21, NoHo Actors’ Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Feb 25 – 28, Dragon Theatre, Palo Alto, CA
March 2, University of Charlotte, North Carolina (Home in Barack)
March 6, Booth Playhouse, Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Charlotte, NC
March 7, Piedmont Virginia Community College, Charlottesville, VA

Nigeria: 
January 28 & 29, Agip Hall, Muson Centre, Lagos

2009

Oct 30: Greenwich Theatre, London
Oct 29: Mercury Theatre, Colchester
Oct 28: Stratford Circus, London
Oct 24: Library Theatre, Sheffield
Oct 17: Harlow Playhouse Oct 10: Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal
Oct 9: Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton Oct 9: Artrix, Bromsgrove Sept 12: Lighthouse Theatre, Trenton, NJ (Home in Barack)
Sept 4 – 13: Philly Fringe, Philadelphia, PA
Oct 4 – 6: Bristol Old Vic Studio

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