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Music - Choir Concert:Soweto Gospel Choir: Freedom at Norwich Theatre Royal

  • Norfolk Tourist Attractions Association member

Concert, Sat 31 Oct 2020, £10-£31.50

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Soweto Gospel Choir

Soweto Gospel Choir

Details

Winner of the 2019 Grammy Award for Best World Music Album for their latest album “Freedom”, a collection of songs which celebrate and commemorate South Africa’s democratic movements struggle for freedom, Soweto Gospel Choir now bring their ‘Freedom’ concert to the UK.

Hailing from Soweto (South West Township), a town outside Johannesburg and home of Nelson Mandela and South Africa’s democratic movement, Soweto Gospel Choir continues to inspire audiences around the world with their powerful blend of African gospel, freedom songs, and international classics.

Comprised a line-up of South Africa’s best vocalists, these uplifting performers have shared the stage with some of the biggest names in music including U2, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Robert Plant, Celine Dion, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Josh Groban.

In this uplifting and joyous repertoire, The Choir will perform a rousing program of freedom songs celebrating the life of the father of their Rainbow Nation, Nelson Mandela as well as international gospel classics including a spine-tingling take on Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’ and an extraordinary rendition of ‘Amazing Grace’

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessFacilities for hearing impaired

- Prelude restaurant open daily from 9.30am - Bars open pre and post show

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 31 Oct 2020 19:30

Prices

£10.00 - £31.50

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Address

Theatre Street,
Norwich,
NR2 1RL

Directions

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Map reference: TG 227083  Lat: 52.62673 Long: 1.28907

Please make sure you leave plenty of time to park before a performance. There is no parking at the theatre.

The nearest car parks include:
- The Forum NR2 1TF (opposite the Theatre Royal).
- intu Chapelfield shopping centre NR1 3SH (behind the Theatre Royal).
- Chantry surface car park NR2 1RG (off Theatre Street, next to the Assembly House).
- St Giles NR2 1NH multi-storey car park
- St Andrews NR3 3AT on Duke Street (10 mins from the Theatre Royal).
- Rose Lane NR1 1PY (20 mins from the Theatre Royal).

Train:
- It is a 20-minute walk, mostly uphill, from Norwich railway station to the theatre.

Bus:
- It is a 10-minute walk from the bus station to the Theatre Royal, with a gentle uphill slope towards the end of the journey.

Bike:
- Cycle racks are available outside and opposite the theatre.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Norwich station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired

- Prelude restaurant open daily from 9.30am - Bars open pre and post show