|Erivo in The Color Purple|
It has been announced that Cynthia Erivo will star in her first ever solo concert Hear My Soul at the King’s Place (Hall One) on Monday 9th March 2015 at 8:30pm.
Alongside her stunning five piece band, Erivo presents "a dazzling mixture of her own original songs, soulful classics and breathtaking showstoppers from musical theatre".
Musical direction is by Tom Deering. Tickets are on sale now.
Erivo said: "This is my very first solo concert. Here I mix the old with the new, unheard songs and songs you know and love. It is a night, quite simply that is full of love and music."
Cynthia Erivo created the role of Chenice in I Can't Sing (Palladium) and played Celie in the UK premiere of The Color Purple (Menier) to tremendous critical acclaim. Her theatre credits also include: all-female Henry IV (Donmar), title role in Dessa Rose (Trafalgar Studios), LIFT (Soho Theatre), Deloris Van Cartier in Sister Act (UK Tour), The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (Gielgud), The Three Musketeers and the Princess of Spain (Traverse Theatre/English Touring Company) and 24 Hour Musicals (Old Vic).
Visit www.cynthiaerivo-live.com for info and tickets.
Photo Credit: Nobby Clark