ALL I WANT IS ONE NIGHT

  • By Jessica Walker
  • 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

    PERFORMANCE TIMES: 
    Evenings: 7.30pm
    Late Performance: 9.30pm

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    TICKET PRICES: 
    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  

    How to book

    RUNNING TIME: To be confirmed

    AGE GUIDANCE: 16+

  • Creative Team
  • DIRECTOR Sarah Frankcom

    MUSICAL DIRECTOR Joseph Atkins

    DESIGNER Amanda Stoodley

  • Suzy Solidor

    Jessica Walker

    Giselle & Daisy

    Rachel Austin

    Lindstrom, Tamara de Limpicka, Lieutenant Neibuhr, Bambi & Robert Surcouf

    Alexandra Mathie

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