Testament: Blake Remixed

Testament: Blake Remixed

Tue 17 November 2015

Spoken Word

World record holding beatboxer and rapper Testament smashes together UK hip hop with William Blake’s iconic poetry.

Celebrating the greatest counter-cultural voices in British history with music, live DJ, storytelling, and interactive video.


Presented by West Yorkshire Playhouse, LittleMighty and Testament

As part of Phrased & Confused



Find out more about Testament here.


Testament Interviewed on Radio 4's Front Row


'Brimming with skills'
Soweto Kinch, Mercury Nominee and MOBO winner

'No one is better set to bring Blake's words to a modern audience. Entangling Blake's canon with his own lines and rhymes, Testament's end result has a seamless momentum that gives the archaic a thrilling relevancy.'
Broadway Baby

An entertaining fusion of hip hop, rap and beatboxing that thrusts the Blake mythology into the 21st century.' Stage

'A fascinating insight into the line between beat boxing and poetry collide.'
British Theatre Guide

show details

Dates: Tue 17 Nov
Times: 8pm
Running time: TBC
Prices: £10 | £8 conc | £6 under 23s
Charges: 50p card transaction | £1 postage
Venue: Unity Theatre

To find out more about access click here

coming soon:

The Princess and The Pea