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2016

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
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 1234; 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, 2012: 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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