The Black Blues Brothers Redgrave Theatre Bristol

A talented team of Kenyan acrobats, will be coming to Bristol with their Edinburgh smash-hit show The Black Blues Brothers.

The show, which is set in a nightclub, will bring songs from the soundtrack of classic 80’s movie The Blues Brothers to life, blasted from a vintage radio on stage.

Trailer for The Black Blues Brothers

The acrobatic ensemble bringing the show to life trained at the Sarakasi Trust in Nairobi. The trust not only teaches acrobatics and dance to young people in Nairobi and the surrounding areas, it aims to empower its trainees and contracted artists by giving them the tools they need to manage and craft their careers.

The Black Blues Brothers will be at the Redgrave Theatre on 05 and 06 October 2022.

Cast and Creatives
Bilal Musa
Huka Rashid
Amini Kulembwa
Seif Mohamed Mlevi
Peter Mnyamosi Obunde
Mohamed Salim Mwakidudu
Sammy Mwendwa Wambuaas swing

Writer and Director – Alexander Sunny
Choreographer – Electra Preisner and Ahara Bischoff
Scenographer – Siegfried Preisner and Loredana Nones, Studiobazart
Lighting Designer – Andrew Broom

Runs at 100 minutes, including a 20 minute interval

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