Black Love (London)
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Black Love (London)

Black Love (London) London Reviews and Tickets

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Absorbing, Relevant, Clever

Chinonyerem Odimba & Max Ringham's critically acclaimed musical following siblings' journey back to one another.

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102 Reviews | 5 Followers
Relevant, Clever, Absorbing

See it if you want to support up and coming talent exploration Black experiences in Britain.

Don't see it if you don't like "vulgar" language as every word for female genitalia is explored

Critic Reviews (4)

The London Evening Standard
April 4th, 2022

A lush, wraparound, jazz-funk keyboard soundtrack provides the spine for this chamber musical, a jubilant celebration of black affection and identity tempered by white interference. It’s a likeable, often joyful but ultimately lopsided show, part family story and part polemic.
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Time Out London
April 5th, 2022

I think part of the problem is that ‘Black Love’ hasn’t scaled up from Paines Plough’s ultra bare-bones touring Roundabout theatre - another draft or two to let it breathe might have been handy...
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The Times (UK)
April 4th, 2022

Some of my happiest theatrical memories are associated with the Kiln — or the Tricycle, as I still tend to think of it — so I find myself wondering how such a clumsy piece could have been chosen to launch the venue’s new season.
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April 4th, 2022

Despite the flaws, and the overriding impression of this still being a work-in-progress, Black Love is a refreshingly original piece of theatre, provocative but suffused with affection.
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