Black History Month



Leicester Sat 17 August

Pizza Shop Heroes

From one of the leading refugee theatre groups in the UK. Four former child refugees from Eritrea, Afghanistan…

Leicester Frdiay 27th September

Black History Month Launch

Tabanka African and Caribbean Peoples Dance Ensemble is a Norwegian based company, led by artistic director Thomas Talawa…

Leicester Wednesdy 2nd October

BHM Film: Claudine

A landmark film starring Diahann Carroll and James Earl Jones, Claudine, addresses the conundrums of the welfare system…

Leicester Thursday 3rd October

BlackChat: Integrated Casting

BlackChat is a year-round forum to exchange and discuss issues which directly affect Black Communities, such as health,…

Leicester Friday 4th October

An Evening with SuAndi

SuAndi was born in Hulme, Manchester, with absolutely no aspirations to be a writer, she literally walked into…

Leicester Saturday 5 October

Share Your Gospel Talent

An exhilarating evening showcasing the talents of DMU Gospel Choir, Emmanu’-El Apostolic Gospel Academy (EAGA) invites you to…

Leicester Saturday 5th October 19 20:00

Desiree Burch

You already know comedian Desiree Burch, but isn’t it time to really find out? The breakout star of…

Leicester Friday 11 – Thursday 31 October - 9:30am – 7:00pm

The Balcony Gallery Exhibition

Throughout October, Attenborough Arts Centre will be exhibiting artwork in response to the 2019 Black History Month theme.

Leicester Friday 11 October

Dennis Rollins Sextet: Funky-Funk!

DMU Music & Leicester Jazzhouse in conjunction with Serendipity present as part of Leicester’s Black History Month: Fresh…

Leicester FRIDAY 11 OCTOBER 7:45PM


Born to Manifest is a powerful new hip-hop dance double bill that illuminates the experience of young Black…

Leicester Saturday 12 October 2:00pm

Marvel’s Black Panther

After the death of his father, T’Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his…



Dir: Thierry Michel, Documentary, Belgium, 2015, 112 min, TBC Doctor Mukwege has helped thousands of women who have…

Leicester Thurday 17th October

BHM Live

BHM Live is an initiative that supports and showcases the work of emerging Black artists across art forms….