FOLLOWING a successful run at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, The Johnny Cash Story takes you on an incredible journey through the career of the 18-time Grammy winner.
Immerse yourself in the world of the Man in Black in this groundbreaking showumentary format.
Featuring powerful renditions of Folsom Prison, Ring Of Fire, Man In Black, Hurt and many more, this astonishing back-catalogue is realised with authenticity by Jamie Rodden, a critically acclaimed performer whose renditions of Cash’s songs has won over audiences and wowed critics.
The Johnny Cash Story comes to The Atkinson on September 8. For more information and tickets, go to www.theatkinson. co.uk or call the box office on 01704 533333.
Tickets cost £18 (£16 concessions) plus booking fee. Booking fee is £1 per ticket online and via telephone. THE READING ROOM: INDEPENDENTS BIENNIAL 2018 at Tate Liverpool. until September 6, is curated and written by a team of eight writers-in-esidence, working at the new Francis Ewe’s Publishing House, on Seel Street, as part of Independents Biennial 2018, a temporary reading room will lay the groundwork for an original anthology of writing produced by eight diverse and boundary-blurring writers.
Tate Exchange welcomes visitors to take a break and discover new ways of writing. The writers have been granted a residency over 3½ months in Seel Street, and free rein over Independents Biennial venues and artists. At the mid-point of the festival, their work is open to critique, addition and exchange with the public.
Independents Biennial 2018 is curated by Art in Liverpool and spans five boroughs of the Liverpool City Region.
Find the full festival listings, including four public trails and four major new commissions. For more information go to www.tate.org.uk/ whats-on/tate-liverpool/