Black is the Color of my Voice
Author(s): Apphia Campbell
Company: James Seabright
Running time: 1h 10min approx
Inspired by the life of Nina Simone, and featuring many of her most famous songs performed live.
Apphia Campbell’s play follows a successful singer and civil rights activist as she seeks redemption after the untimely death of her father. She reflects on the journey that took her from a young piano prodigy destined for a life in the service of the church, to a renowned jazz vocalist at the forefront of the Civil Rights Movement.