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Next month sees members of Actually Gay Men’s Chorus join forces with members of University of Sussex Symphony Orchestra in an exciting world premiere - “The Seven Doors of Danny”. 

Written by AGMC member, Ricky Horscraft, in collaboration with Brighton-based poet, John McCullough, the work is based on Shakespeare’s “Seven Ages of Man”. And  hrough seven diverse songs, we follow the story of the title character from childhood to old age, with bullying, rejection, unfulfilled love, and criminal ways all thrown into the mix. 
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The work has been 18 months in the making and when performed in part to an invited audience in June 2015, the enthusiastic reception told Ricky and John that they were onto a winning idea. Each song in the work is performed by a different soloist from the Chorus plus one surprise guest, accompanied by 28 musicians.

Hosted by Miss Jason (who also makes an appearance in the new work), the concert will be raising funds for Inclusion for All and Actually 
CIC. And to whet your appetite, John and Ricky have chosen some of their favourite music and poetry to open the show.

The concert is on Saturday April 2nd at 7.30pm at St Andrew’s Church, Waterloo Street, Hove, BN3 1AQ. Tickets from £9