Thespie Thursdays with Genesis Lynea
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As part of our LGBT+ History (UK) and Black History Month (US) celebration, Genesis Lynea (SIX, Jesus Christ Superstar) will join Thespie Creative Producer and Olivier nominee Aimie Atkinson (SIX, Pretty Woman) for a Thespie Thursday artist talk; our series of weekly artist talks features inspiring theatre folk from around the world. Genesis played Anne of Cleves in the original UK production of SIX alongside Aimie, and can be heard on the studio cast recording, which has been streamed by over 100 million times worldwide. The pair will be reunited to share stories from their careers and talk about their personal journeys. The Thespie Thursday artist talks stream live on Thespie at 8pm GMT and can be viewed anywhere in the world. They are free to watch and will also be available to view on demand following the initial event. Thespie is offering programming throughout February that highlights the achievements of Black theatre artists and LGBTQ theatre artists, includingtwo concerts for charity: The Road to Prominence, which supports Black Lives Matter UK, and Break Free, which supports Stonewall UK. Please consider making a donation to these great organisations.
- Duration20-30 minutes