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Co-written by Kate Prince and Priya Parmar with original music by Josh Cohen and DJ Walde, SYLVIA celebrates the life of Sylvia Pankhurst, her pivotal role in the campaign for women’s rights and the price of the passion and politics that tore her family apart.
With her trademark combination of dance, hip hop, soul and funk, Kate Prince sheds new light on a remarkable story at the heart of the Suffragette movement.
The Old Vic has a 200-year history of nurturing creativity and supporting new adventures and, in celebration of this major anniversary, we are proudly giving this new musical its first lease of life in collaboration with Sadler’s Wells, Kate Prince: The ZooNation Company and our co-commissioning partners, 14-18 NOW.