Jamal Gerald: Idol

Date:Thu 07 May
Time:7:30pm
Venue:J2
Price:Pay What You Feel

Who would you rather pray to? Beyoncé or white Jesus? 

Jamal grew up Catholic in a Caribbean household, but would rather light a candle and worship celebrities than white saints. Combining African diasporic ritual, music and storytelling, Idol is a spiritual journey that asks what happens when you don’t see yourself represented. Featuring a host of celebrity appearances. 

Jamal Gerald is an artist based in Leeds. His work is conversational, socially conscious and a celebration of individuality.

A Jamal Gerald, Transform and Theatre in the Mill Co-Production. Seed commissioned by hÅb, STUN and Contact for Works Ahead. Supported by Leeds Inspired, part of Leeds City Council and using public funding from the National Lottery through Arts Council 

“Jamal Gerald is intensely, fiercely himself on stage” 

— Exeunt

"This is performance at its greatest"

– Culture Vulture 

Age: 16+

Duration: 70 mins

Box office and bar open 1 hour before event start time.

All prices shown include booking fees.

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