Black, Blessed and British – YouTube link for recorded live show

Saturday 18 September, 2021

11pm – 12pm (All age from 10 years) Workshop in Poetry, Drumming & Performance 

2pm – 3pm Performance from Claudette’s Poetic Memoir

Musical accompaniment by Tony Bailey

Black, Blessed and British is a show which comprises of the reading and performance of Poems & Praise Songs from the new poetic memoir – Black, Blessed and British by Claudette Athea Douglas.

The performance is woven together by uplifting observations and pieces from the book.

The show transports the audience on a rich lyrical journey which reflects on the author’s life growing up as a black child in 1960’s Cheltenham, the family relocating to Jamaica and her subsequent return to the UK establishing herself as a performer and spiritual activist in London.

The YouTube link to see the live performance is

Currently over 1.6k have viewed Claudette’s performance on Facebook!

Location: Elim Church Date: September 18, 2021 Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Claudette Douglas