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Talawa Theatre Company presents
Talawa Firsts 2018: A Take Over by Talawa/Graeae artists
Friday 22 June
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In a nutshell
A night showcasing the work of a new company of theatre-makers brought together by Talawa and Graeae
A new company of theatre-makers, brought together by Talawa and Graeae over 6 weeks of workshops with some of our leading artists, present excerpts of the work they have made. Followed by post-show conversation led by directors Amit Sharma (Graeae) and Dan Bailey (Birmingham Rep).
What to Expect
A sharing of the freshest ideas as they take shape. Stick around to chat to artists in the bar afterwards.
Talawa Theatre Company’s TALAWA FIRSTS has become the go-to platform for exciting emerging Black British artists to meet, spark off ideas, make work, and become the next generation to shape British theatre.
Talawa is the UK’s leading Black touring theatre company.
What people are saying
'Talawa Firsts gave me hope that my dreams were worth chasing. It was such an inspiring and empowering experience to be part of.' - Natasha Marshall
Why does Rich Mix matter?
''Rich Mix is undoubtedly a space that offers art in a variety of forms. This directly mirrors the ethos of Talawa Firsts Festival, which aims to bring a wide range of people together to experience new work by exceptional emerging Black British artists.'
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Things you should know
Suitable for ages 16+
This event is wheelchair accessible.