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Exhibitions @ Black Cultural Archives

Thursday 12 March, 1pm

Anita McKenzie, founder of the first Black Picture Library in Europe, The Mckenzie Heritage

McKenzie Photo Heritage  Every Picture You Need to Tell Your Story
Theatre @ Theatre Royal Stratford East

19th February 15 - 14th March 15

When Creon refuses to bury the body of Antigone’s unruly brother, her anger quickly turns to defiance. Creon, in an attempt to retain control, condemns her to a torturous death - she’s to be buried alive.

Antigone
Events & Activities @ Black Cultural Archives

Saturday 14 March, 12.00pm – 3.30pm

This one-day conference respectively attempts to trace Black feminist journeys and legacies into the present. Centred on cross-generational dialogue, this interactive programme encourages reflection, celebration and a return to an activist-centred movement.

Black British Feminism: Past, Present and Futures
Exhibitions @ Black Cultural Archives

Thursday 26 March, 1pm

Staying Power photographer Charlie Phillips discusses his passion for the blue spot radiogram and his involvement in the Staying Power project.

 Blue Spot Radiogram
Exhibitions @ Black Cultural Archives

Thursday 26 March, 7pm – 11pm

Hear writer, playwright, fine artist, and curator Dr Michael McMillan as he brings his personal interpretation to the photographs of iconic and prominent British photographers, including Armet Francis, Ingrid Pollard, Normski, Jennie Baptiste, Neil Kenlock, Syd Shelton, and Gavin Watson.

Representation   AFIWE Narratives 1950-2000
Theatre @ Stratford Circus

Thursday 27th to Saturday 28th Mar 2015

Desire. Disloyalty. Murder.


An explosive brew of treachery, ambition and passion is unveiled in Tara Arts’ urban Shakespeare, set in a modern Asian family.

Macbeth
Children @ National Theatre

3rd December 14 - 8th April 15

by Robert Louis Stevenson adapted by Bryony Lavery

Treasure Island
Music @ Stratford Circus

FRIDAY 10th and SATURDAY 11thAPRIL, 8PM

Stratford Circus is thrilled to welcome the London Gay Big Band to the stage with their brand new show!

LONDON GAY BIG BAND
Children @ Arts Depot

Sun 19 Apr 14

On the way to her Grandmother’s house through a forest filled with howling wolves,

Red Riding Hood
Theatre @ Talawa Theatre Company

Thursday 12 February 15 - Saturday 25 April 15

Guilt – Greed - Corruption

Joe and Kate Keller are still grieving for the loss of their son, Larry, a pilot missing - presumed dead - during WWII. 

All My Sons
Music @ Stratford Circus

SATURDAY 2 MAY, 8PM

Yaaba Funk creates a floor-filling extravaganza combining the tightest rhythm section this side of Accra.

MY VOTE DEY COUNT YAABA FUNK
Theatre @ Gate Theatre

Thursday 23 April 15 - Saturday 16 May 15

It’s best to work with the system, and right now -the system is war.

Eclipsed
Comedy @ HMV Hammersmith Apollo

June 26th 15 - June 27th 15

Reginald D Hunter returns to the UK in 2015 with a brand new 45 date tour following a hugely successful year filming and performing around the world.

Reginald D Hunter
Exhibitions @ Black Cultural Archives

15th January 15 - 30th June 15

Photographs of Black British Experience, 1950s – 1990s

Staying Power
Children @ Arts Depot

Fri 24 Jul 15 - Sun 26 Jul 15

From Stiles & Drewe, the award-winning writers of the international smash hits Mary Poppins and Honk comes a "great big little Broadway show" for audiences of three years and up.

The 3 Little Pigs A very curly musical tale
  • BCA Staying power
  • Antigone
  • treasure island