Nina Simone in focus

14 Oct 2017 - 1-2pm

Join poetess Empress-jai for a presentation about the life and music of jazz songstress, Nina Simone, exploring how she used her music to speak out about inequality and injustice as well as her activism in the Civil Rights Movement.

Empress-jai is renowned for her poetry, spoken word performances and presentations that highlight the contributions of artists who have used literacy, music, art and photography to raise awareness about the lessons that can be learned about the past to create a better future.

This event is part of our Black History Month event series.

More Liverpool Listings MORE

Liverpool Friday 31 May - Saturday 1 June

Windrush, The Journey

Pegasus Opera, in partnership with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra present Windrush, The Journey.   For more than 30…

Liverpool Sunday 2 June

Johannes Radebe: House of JoJo

Join TV Dance Sensation Johannes Radebe and a host of eclectic characters in this brand-new theatrical celebration jam-packed…

Liverpool Friday 4 October

The Real Thing

The Real Thing are back! Original vocalists Chris Amoo and Dave Smith go on tour with their first new album…

Mo Gilligan tour 2021
Liverpool Friday 29 November 2024

Mo Gilligan

As one of the UK’s biggest comedy stars, he’s achieved phenomenal success in just a few short years…

Liverpool Wednesday 11 December 2024 - Sunday 5 January 2025

Disney’s Aladdin

Experience Disney’s spectacular Broadway and West End musical Aladdin, flying in on a magic carpet to Liverpool Empire…