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Summer of Soul (or, when the revolution could not be televised)

April 30, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Join us to watch this acclaimed film which has recently received an OSCAR and BAFTA Award for Best Documentary, and Grammy Award for Best Music Film.

SUMMER OF SOUL is a documentary about the legendary 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival which celebrated African-American music and culture and promoted Black pride and unity.
The feature includes never-before-seen concert performances by Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, Sly & the Family Stone, Gladys Knight & the Pips, Ray Baretto, Abbey Lincoln & Max Roach and more.

The screening will be followed by a soundtrack session, where we’ll be playing all the songs from the film so you can have a drink and dance, bar open till 10.15pm.

Bar & doors open 7pm
Screening 7.30pm
Soundtrack session 9.30pm

12A – 2021 ‧ Documentary ‧ 1h 58m

Watch the trailer https://youtu.be/slFiJpAxZyQ

Ticket prices:
Standard ticket £6

Pay it forward £9
Concession £4.50
Pay what you can: half price £3
Pay what you can: low price £1.50
Pay what you can: free ticket

If you require an essential companion’s ticket or have any access requirements, please email us at friends@stretfordpublichall.org.uk