KING In Concert


Special concert version Martin Smith's acclaimed musical with a cast of West End stars and the London Musical Theatre Orchestra (LMTO) with Hackney Empire's renowned Community Choir.
KING In Concert at Hackney Empire

Image: Hackney Empire


Overview


Genre: Musical
Venue: Hackney Empire
Started: Saturday 30 June 2018
Closed: Sunday 1 July 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Background


This year marks 50 years since the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr

and 30 years since the first performance of the late Martin Smith's

acclaimed musical KING.


Hackney Empire, in co-production with London Musical Theatre Orchestra, presents a special concert version for two performances only by kind permission of Nick Fiveash.


Synopsis


Hackney Empire, in a co-production with London Musical Theatre Orchestra, presents a special concert version for two performances only, by kind permission of Nick Fiveash.

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Theatre


Name:


Postal address:
291 Mare Street
London E8 1EJ

Box office tel: 020 8985 2424

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Saturday 30 June 2018

Closes:Sunday 1 July 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:
Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm

Matinee:
Sunday - 5-00pm

Tickets


Standard:

£ 35.00 - £ 10

A+ Seating  £40


Cast


Cedric Neal - Martin Luther King Jr

Sharon D. Clarke - Alberta King

Debbie Kurup - Coretta King

Alexander Hanson - John F. Kennedy

Clive Carter - J. Edgar Hoover

Carole Stennett - Rosa Parks

Adam J. Bernard - Stokely Carmichael

Matt Dempsey - Robert Kennedy

Naana Agyei- Ampadu

Daniel Bailey

John Barr

Angela Caesar

Raffaella Covino

Adrian Hansel

Olivia Hibbert

Sinead Long

Jo Servi

Johnathan Tweedie

London Musical Theatre Orchestra conducted by Freddie Tapner

Hackney Empire Community Choir directed by Joseph Roberts


Creatives


Author: Martin Smith
Director: Susie McKenna
Musical direction: Simon Nathan (new orchestrations)

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