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Summer of Soul (or, when the revolution could not be televised)
April 30 @ 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
Soundtrack session 9.30pm
12A – 2021 ‧ Documentary ‧ 1h 58m
Watch the trailer https://youtu.be/
Standard ticket £6
Pay it forward £9
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.