BLACK BODIES (2016)
Director | Jocelyn Cox
Actor | Carla Henry
COME CLOSER: SPEAK WHAT YOU FEEL
Talawa Theatre and Manchester Royal Exchange
Stories, secrets, confidences and confessions in 10 monologues from some of the most exciting new voices in British theatre.
You know that feeling when you just have to tell the truth or you will burst? Come and hear ten characters who dare to tell it like it is. From intimate confessions to foot-stomping polemics – discover characters around The Great Hall.
Adapted by Zodwa Nyoni
Performers | Zodwa Nyoni, Katy Massey, Lladel Bryant and Adam Lowe
Four strangers meet on a train. On their journey's home, they share stories of migration, childhood, parents, love and identity.
Commissioned by Tangled Roots, an Arts Council funded project to explore and document the experiences of people who have grown up in mixed race families in Yorkshire, or are currently part of a multi-racial family
Canada Water Culture Space, London
Trinity Centre, Bristol
Wales Millennium Centre
Three Minute Theatre, Manchester
DePaul University, USA
A LETTER TO YOU (2015)
Director | Matthew Xia
Actor| Ibinabo Jack
Manchester Royal Exchange
What would you sacrifice to be true to yourself?
Stories, secrets, confidences and confessions in 14 monologues from some of the North's most exciting playwrights.
From intimate confessions to foot-stomping polemics - discover characters around The Great Hall, waiting for an audience.
Director | Omar Elerian
Malcolm | Colin Dunkley
Colonel | Paul Gabriel
Police Commissioner |Dwayne Scantlebury
Theatre in the Mill | Square Chapel | The Bush Theatre
Malcolm has been recruited by the Colonel and Police Commissioner to assassinate the President during the Africa Day celebrations. The three men meet in a secret location, the night before. The treasonous act fast approaches ,fear and distrust begins to rise.
Theatre in the Mill, Bradford
Square Chapel, Halifax
The Bush, London