Tristan Bates Theatre

BLACKTRESS SEASON

John Thaw Initiative in association with Blacktress

 

 

A season on the voices of Black British womxn 

October - December 2018

 

BlacktressUK is proud to be co-producing this season in association with The Actors Centre, as part of the John Thaw Initiative.

 

The John Thaw Initiative was established in 2018 and is a showcase of innovative works-in-progress theatre. ​A season on the voices of Black British Womxn​ will give a platform to self identifying Black Womxn and their shows. 

To find out more about Blacktress, check out their website.

See a full list of the shows below!

 

 

 

Festival / Shows

Route

Route

ROUTE by Marie Myrie 15th & 18th October 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw InitiativeCurated by Blacktress UK  ROUTE originated from verbatim and…...
#Regeneration

#Regeneration

#REGENERATION by Endy Mckay 19th & 20th October 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK   #Regeneration i…...
Not Bound Within

Not Bound Within

NOT BOUND WITHIN by Naomi Cortes 25th & 26th October 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK   Venus, a y…...
Lite

Lite

LITE by Marlene McKenzie 6th & 8th November 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK   Mirror, Mirror on t…...
Can I Touch Your Hair?

Can I Touch Your Hair?

 CAN I TOUCH YOUR HAIR? by Lekhani Chirwa 9th & 10th November 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw IntiativeCurated by Blacktress UK  Can I Tou…...
100, 200, 300 Milligrams

100, 200, 300 Milligrams

100, 200, 300 MILLIGRAMS by Gloria Obianyo 16th & 17th November 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK  …...
Bitchcraft

Bitchcraft

BITCHCRAFT by Nkhanise Phiri 20th & 22nd November 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK   Rebl, Annachi…...
Carnival Queen

Carnival Queen

CARNIVAL QUEEN by Tiannah Viechweg 26th & 27th November 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blakctress UK   Ca…...
Pyneapple

Pyneapple

PYNEAPPLE by The SPYCE Collective 29th & 30th November 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK   A search…...
Celibate

Celibate

CELIBATE by Karla Williams 23rd & 24th November & 4th December 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK  &n…...
Tales From The Garden

Tales From The Garden

TALES FROM THE GARDENby Ameera Conrad6th December8pm£7/£5 Part of the John Thaw InitiativeCurated by Blacktress UK  Tales From The Garden is about an unnamed young womxn of …...
Back A Yard

Back A Yard

BACK A YARD by Brenda White 7th & 8th December 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK    Back A Yar…...
an evening with verse writer

an evening with verse writer

an evening with verse writer by Lanaire Aderemi 10th & 11th December 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK &…...
The Next Jessye Norman

The Next Jessye Norman

THE NEXT JESSYE NORMAN by Cassiopeia Berkeley-Agyepong and Simone Ibbett-Brown 13th & 14th December 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative …...
The Orphan Stain

The Orphan Stain

THE ORPHAN STAIN by Mogali Masuku 17th & 18th December 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK   The…...
Never Forget

Never Forget

NEVER FORGET by Kaleya Baxe 20th & 21st December 8pm £7/£5  Part of the John Thaw Initiative Curated by Blacktress UK   Never For…...