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Idol - Jamal Gerald

Idol - Jamal Gerald
Dates and times

27 Apr 2019 - 28 Apr 2019

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Prime Studios

96 Kirkstall Road LS3 1HD, Leeds, LS3 1HD

A daring and unapologetic examination of religion, pop culture and Black representation.

Who would you rather pray to? Beyoncé or white Jesus?

Jamal grew up Catholic in a Caribbean household, but would rather light a candle and worship celebrities than white saints. Combining African diasporic ritual, music and storytelling, Idol is a spiritual journey that asks what happens when you don’t see yourself represented. Featuring a host of celebrity appearances.

Jamal Gerald is an artist based in Leeds. His work is conversational, socially conscious and a celebration of individuality.

Presented as part of Transform 19, a festival of powerful international performance – 26 April – 4 May 19 - transformfestival.org

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TICKETS:

£13/£8

 

IDOL

AGE GUIDANCE:

16+
 

ADVICE:

Contains strong language, sexual references and nudity
 

LANGUAGE:

Performed in English
 

RUNNING TIME:

70 mins
 

EVENTS:

Post Show Salons
Wheelchair Access

Sunday 28 April, 6pm, BSL Performance

Transform
  • Wheelchair access
  • Performance
  • Theatre
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