Benji Reid: A Thousand Words at Contact

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Benji Reid

Benji Reid: A Thousand Words at Contact Theatre, Manchester 22 September — 17 December 2016 Entrance is free

Benji Reid’s vision as a performer and creative director has made him an award-winning and senior contributor to the Black Physical Theatre canon over the last 30 years. Reid is without a doubt one of the most compelling cultural makers in contemporary British theatre.

Over the years, Benji has made the journey from Hip Hop theatre to visual theatre and photography. A Thousand Words is the new photographic exhibition from this singular talent.

Benji Reid: A Thousand Words at Contact Theatre, Manchester 22 September — 17 December 2016 Entrance is free

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