A story about me & Nina Simone
A Unity Theatre and Riksteatern co-production, with Young Vic
Monday - Saturday: 7.45pm
Previews: (19 - 20 Jul) £10
★★★★ "A searing tribute restarts Simone's revolution" The Guardian
Backed by a brilliant band, Josette Bushell-Mingo mixes story and song as she draws together tales from the life of Nina Simone, her own extraordinary career and the Black Lives Matter movement.
Cast and Creatives
Direction Dritëro Kasapi | Design Rosa Maggiora | Light Matt Haskins | Musical Direction Shapor Bastansiar | Dramaturgy Christina Anderson
With Josette Bushell-Mingo
Direction Dritëro Kasapi
Design Rosa Maggiora
Light Matt Haskins
Musical Direction Shapor Bastansiar
Dramaturgy Christina Anderson
Josette Bushell-Mingo talks to The Observer about the danger, decadence – and rage – of Nina Simone. Read her interview here.
Nina – A Story About Me and Nina Simone by Josette Bushell-Mingo is part of our 2017 season. Read more on The Guardian.
Nina – A Story About Me and Nina Simone among highlights at the Young Vic this year. Read more about our 2017 season on The Evening Standard.
The Young Vic's Maria theatre will host Nina - a story about me and Nina Simone in July. Read more on What's On Stage.
Josette Bushell-Mingo will star in Nina – a story about me and Nina Simone, in the Maria theatre. Read more about the Young Vic's 2017 season on The Stage.
Nina Simone takes centre stage at the Young Vic in July. Read about our 2017 season on Theatre.London.
Official Theatre London has news of the Young Vic's new season including Nina - A Story About Me And Nina Simone created and performed by Josette Bushell-Mingo.
Captioned performance 24 Jul, 7.45pm
Audio described performance 26 Jul, 7.45pm
British Sign Language performance 28 Jul, 7.45pm