ALL I WANT IS ONE NIGHT
- 15 June 2016 - 18 June 2016
- The Great Hall
In the heady atmosphere of 1930s Paris, cabaret sensation and sex symbol Suzy Solidor thrilled audiences nightly with her performances of erotic lesbian songs. Named the most painted woman in the world, she sang, surrounded by her 225 portraits, including an iconic image by Tamara de Lempicka. This intimate show transports the audience back to a night in her club at the height of her career. During an increasingly whiskey-fuelled evening, as Suzy regales the audience with her most famous songs, past and present begin to collide.
She encounters previous lovers, artists, her absent father, and finally, as the last song plays out, her own demise. Singer, writer and actor Jessica Walker (THE SKRIKER, PAT KIRKWOOD IS ANGRY) plays Suzy in a limited run of just 5 performances.
Age Guidance 16 +
- Event Information
PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 15 June - Saturday 18 June 2016
Late Performance: 9.30pm
Tickets: £15 (includes a glass of wine or soft drink)
This is a semi-promenade performance taking place across different levels accessible by stairs. The audience will be standing and seated at different times. Please contact Box Office at point of booking with any specific access requirements.
BOOK TICKETS: Box Office 0161 833 9833 /online
RUNNING TIME: To be confirmed
AGE GUIDANCE: 16+
- Creative Team
DIRECTOR Sarah Frankcom
MUSICAL DIRECTOR Joseph Atkins
DESIGNER Amanda Stoodley