Black Magic: Peter Straker’s show comes to London

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Black Magic: Peter Straker’s show comes to London

Bluesy, jazzy, gutsy with a few magic tricks thrown in for good measure.

Peter Straker's been hailed as one of the great voices of Britain today.

Not a stranger to the stage, he's been performing for the past four decades.

His new show features him singing and performing magic tricks, but he has also starred in some of the most popular West End shows.

Peter appeared in The Who's 'Tommy', the legendary 'The Rocky Horror Show', 'The Wiz', 'Blues In the Night, and began a long association as The Phantom, with Ken Hill's 'The Original Phantom of the Opera’. And if that wasn’t enough, in his appearance in the musical Hair in London in 1968, he took to the stage completely nude!

He decided to keep his clothes on when he visited The Evening Show to talk through his forthcoming show at St James Theatre, Black Magic - which apparently needs to be whispered.

In the show, he exercises his amazing vocal chords, which have gained him five star reviews in London and at the Edinburgh Fringe.

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