Hamilton Olivier Winner Giles Terera to Stream New Song Cycle Black Matter
The show will be available on demand in March.
West End Hamilton Olivier Award winner Giles Terera will star in a streaming production of his new song cycle Black Matter, filmed at Crazy Coqs and available worldwide on demand March 24-31.
Terera describes the show as follows: "I live in Soho, London. I was there throughout last summer. I saw Soho shift from deserted tranquillity, where the only sounds were birds and church bells to the noise and heat of demands for social justice and civil unrest. I saw couples and families sneaking bike rides and I saw protests. Homelessness and empty properties. People helping each other and people hurting each other. Confusion and hope and strength. I found myself taking my guitar and writing about what I was seeing and feeling and thinking. I ended up writing a collection of songs and my aim was to respond immediately to what I was experiencing. I wanted to answer the question: how do we communicate in this atmosphere? How do we find love and balance and strength?"