ANN: Workshop exploring the history of black women in British theatre


Palimpsest Symposium: A Celebration of Black Women in Theatre

Saturday, December 2, 2017, 1:30 – 4:00pm

Clore Learning Centre, National Theatre, Upper Ground

South Bank, London SE1 9PX

Organised by: Centre for Caribbean Studies, Goldsmiths, University of London

Cost: £10 (£7.50 concessions)


A symposium which explores the history of black women in theatre and performance in the UK.

Facilitated by Martina Laird and Natasha Bonnelame this event will invite contributions from and celebrate the many generations of black actresses and their experiences within British Theatre.

This event will explore the history and people, with a focus on black women working within or alongside the theatre industry, the bringing together of all generations, from the most seasoned professionals, to students and emerging creatives.

National Theatre


If you are attending an event and need the College to help with any mobility requirements you may have, please contact the event organiser in advance to ensure we can accommodate your needs.

Our thanks to Peter Jordens for bringing this item to our atention.

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