Paterson Joseph dressed in blue and red 18th Century military uniform sat on some wooden planks with a walking stick down to his left side.
Wed 12 Jun 2024
Sancho & Me: For One Night Only
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Leeds Heritage Theatres - City Varieties

Charles Ignatius Sancho was born on a slave ship on the Atlantic Ocean in 1729, yet he became a writer, composer, shopkeeper and respected ‘man of letters’ in 18th century London.

Sancho & Me: For One Night Only is a performance by Paterson Joseph accompanied by Ben Park, co-creator, musical director and delivered directly to the audience, part-improvised each night and built around his recent novel The Secret Diaries of Charles Ignatius Sancho.

Described as ‘remarkable’, Sancho & Me: For One Night Only explores ideas of belonging, language, education, slavery, commerce, violence, threat, politics, music and love – and where these themes intersect with Paterson’s own story of being Black and British.

City Varieties

Swan Street
United Kingdom

53.799003, -1.542495

    Wed 12 Jun 2024
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    Box Office
    0113 243 0808

    Running Time: 2hrs (approx. including interval)

    Age Guidance: 12+

    Triggers and advisories: TBC

    Prices include a £2 booking fee and where applicable, a £1.20 charge for postage will be payable

    Boxes are available to book by calling the Box Office on 0113 243 0808

    Wheelchair access

    Leeds Heritage Theatres - City Varieties

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