Black History Month

2016 LISTINGS

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Liverpool 26 June 2015 to 11 December 2016

Broken Lives: slavery in modern India

Slavery still exists. Even though it is illegal throughout the world today, contemporary forms of slavery can be…

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Tower Hamlets Fri 6 Nov 15 - Sun 13 Nov 16

The Caribbean’s Great War

A small display commemorating the voluntary service of young men from the Caribbean in the first World War….

Motown: The Musical
Lunt-Fontanne Theatre
Motown: The Musical Lunt-Fontanne Theatre
Westminister From 11 February

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL

Discover the story behind the sound that moved the world. With just $800 borrowed from his family, Berry…

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Liverpool 13 May to 11 December 2016

Afro Supa Hero

An exhibition celebrating the importance of role models and icons Afro Supa® Hero provides a snapshot of Jon…

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Islington Friday 12th August - Sat 1st October

They Drink It In the Congo

What can we do for the worst thing in the world? The Democratic Republic of Congo. Home to…

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City of London Friday 2nd September 2016 - 1 October

Royal Shakespeare Company The Alchemist

Written by one of Shakespeare’s finest contemporaries, Jonson’s savage satire revels in just how vain we humans can…

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Manchester Thu 22 Sep - Sat 17 Dec

Benji Reid: A Thousand Words

Benji Reid’s vision as performer and creative director has made him an award-winning and senior contributor to the…

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Haringey September 24 for day of live music and good vibes.

Afro Punk London

Described by The New York Times as “the most multicultural festival in the US,” AFROPUNK has expanded beyond…

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Lambeth Sat 24 Sep 2016–Sun 2 Oct 2016

The Virtual Orchestra: Workshops

Bring your group to one of our Universe of Sound and 360 Experience workshops. Led by experienced workshop…

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Coventry Thurs 29 Sept- Sat 1 Oct Extra performance on Thurs 6 Oct,

Strictly Arts Theatre present: Freeman

This dynamic new production by Strictly Arts Theatre utilises physical theatre to interrogate the tension between mental health…

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Hackney Fri 30 Sep - 15:00 – 22:00

Lumen Presents #HackersvsMrRobot

From 3pm ’til late come along and enjoy a new immersive visual experience that you’ll never forget. Try…

Ealing Friday 30 September 19:30

TELLING THE BLUES

From juke joints and brothels, to slave shacks and plantations… under the starlit sky of the deep Southern…

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Glasgow 30 Sep at 22:00 to 1 October at 6:00

Black History Month, Opening Dance

Live Up, live right and support your local sound systems! Black history month launch night with our favourite,…

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Lambeth Saturday 1st October

The Singing Children of Africa

The Singing Children of Africa will be touring in the UK as part of Black History month and…

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Lambeth Sat, Oct 1 - 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Comedy Carnival Clapham

Comedy Carnival Clapham features award-winning international comedians from around the world, on monthly Saturdays. Acts that have performed…