Diocese of Manchester

Cabaret for Freedom


In this special showcase of poetry and music we celebrate the life and work of cultural icon Nina Simone. A multi-talented musician, singer-songwriter and civil rights activist, Simone‚Äôs repertoire encompassed jazz, blues, gospel, folk and protest music. 

Akilah Akinola, Ellouise Bridge, Malika Booker, Zena Edwards, Shirley May, Ugochi Nwaogwugwu and Young Identity will pay tribute to Nina Simone and perform work inspired by her legacy.

For further information and to book visit Eventbrite.

The Church of England Diocese of Manchester,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
Manchester M3 2GH

Manchester DBF Company number 149999, Charity number 249424
Telephone: 0161 828 1400