The Powder Monkey: Opera Performance

Friday 1 November, 7-8pm

A powerful, visually stunning new sixty minute opera set upon a slave ship in 1788 created by Brolly Productions and internationally acclaimed Black composer, Errollyn Wallen MBE, with a diverse cast featuring the music of West Africa, South Asia and northern England with kora, sitar and percussion.

Click here for a short film (no more than 2 mins) from International Slavery Remembrance Day 2019 at the National Maritime Museum – the password is Brolly:

Newham Town Hall

328 Barking Road, East Ham, London, E6 2RP

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