Yvonne Shelton

Presented by Word of Warning, STUN + Black Gold Arts Festival during Divergency: Installation

In Brief

An intersection of music, dance, light and digital image-mapping in a visceral audio-visual landscape.

Venue + Booking Details for Divergency: Installation

Date: Thursday 6 October 2016, 6-8.30pm
Venue: Z-arts, 335 Stretford Road, Manchester, M15 5ZA
Tickets: FREE, no booking required, come + go as you please.
Venue (Z-arts) Tel: 0161 232 6089

Access Information

Age advisory: 14+ (parental/guardian discretion).
For specific age and access information please email divergency@habmcr.org or call 0161 232 6086.


Testimony explores the possibilities of language and movement, transforming meaning to reach a higher state of awareness.

Presented in a black space, Yvonne creates verses; a Gospel Choir sings; and A Guy Called Gerald produces a visceral computer-based composition, in four parts.

Who is she?

Yvonne Shelton is a multitalented artist, who has worked extensively in the music industry for over 20 years.

She has worked with The BBC Philharmonic and the Hallé, is the vocalist for the critically acclaimed Haçienda Classical, and has been in love with music all her life.


Directed by Darren Pritchard. Produced by Jayne Compton.
Collaborators include Jimi Goodwin, Chad Taylor & A Guy Called Gerald.
Mentors: Keisha Thompson, Reece Williams & Cheryl Martin.

Part of Black Gold Arts Festival’s ‘New Work Series’.
Supported by Contact, and by hÅb + STUN (Sustained Theatre Up North) through Divergency. Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.


www.divergencymcr.org | #Divergency | Black Gold Arts Festival


Thu 6 Oct, 6-10pm | Z-arts (incl. STUN Studio)
Installation: 6-8.30pm. FREE
Tabletop Trio: 6pm. (£6/3 sold-out)
Double Bill: 8.30pm. (£6/3 sold-out)