The iconic lead singer of rock band Skunk Anansie and champion of LGBTQ rights Skin talks to presenter and DJ Sophie K about how a gay, black, working-class girl overcame poverty and prejudice to forge a hugely successful career in rock music spanning over 25 years, including being the first black British artist to headline Glastonbury, as told in her book It Takes Blood and Guts.
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The Town Hall, situated on Imperial Gardens in the centre of Cheltenham comprises of a Grand Main Hall, distinguished by its Corinthian styles columns and coved ceiling. The Main Hall is accompanied by dining and drawing rooms, as well as the Pillar Room bar.
The venue’s early 20th century Edwardian elegance makes it the classic ‘shoebox’ concert hall. With a seating capacity of 900, the Town Hall is perfectly suited to grand symphony orchestra performances with a thrilling impact.
There is no tiered seating at this venue for any of our Festivals.
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