Opening Times
Revised Box Office Opening Hours (Phone only)
Our opening hours are 12noon – 5pm Tuesday to Saturday inclusive.
Please note that the building remains closed outside of show times.

☎️ 0191 443 4661

Opening Times:
Revised Box Office Opening Hours (Phone only)
Our opening hours are 12noon – 5pm Tuesday to Saturday inclusive.
Please note that the building remains closed outside of show times.

☎️ 0191 443 4661

 

FUNK: A Music Revolution featuring: Pee Wee Ellis, China Moses plus special guest Omar

Funk: A Music Revolution

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Featuring: Pee Wee Ellis, China Moses with special guest Omar MBE

Led by James Brown’s MD, renowned saxophonist Pee Wee Ellis and co-curated with singer China Moses, FUNK: A Music Revolution celebrates funk’s influence from its early days to latest sounds.

“From 1967 when Mr. Brown and I wrote “Cold Sweat” until today, Funk has been woven into the DNA of popular music. We want to tell that story.” – Pee Wee Ellis

Featuring groundbreaking songs Cold Sweat and Say it Loud, I’m Black and I’m Proud, the ten-piece band journey through six decades of music. Hear new arrangements of the funk classics, riffs and samples that have influenced popular music from disco to afrobeat to hip hop. UK street dance group The Locksmiths join the stage.

Bring on the FUNK.

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Stage Times

7pm Doors
7.30pm – 8.20pm Act One
INTERVAL
8.40pm – 9.40pm Act Two

Please note timings are our best estimates and are subject to change. 

Line up:

BAND LEADER, MD, sax  – Pee Wee Ellis
VOCALS – China Moses with special guest OMAR MBE
GUITAR – Tony Remy
HORNS – Camilla George – sax, Dennis Rollins MBE – trombone
KEYS – Dan Moore
BASS – Neville Malcolm
DRUMS – Daru Jones
RAPPER – Lady Sanity
The Locksmiths dance co
Produced by Sound UK

FUNK: A Music Revolution featuring: Pee Wee Ellis, China Moses plus special guest Omar

FUNK: A Music Revolution featuring: Pee Wee Ellis, China Moses plus special guest Omar