NEWS: Talawa Theatre Company to Release Third and Fourth Films in Tales from the Front Line Series

The theatre company will release the next couple of films from the series which uses verbatim interviews with Black key workersto explore the complex impact of the Covid-19 crisis on those on the Front Line of the pandemic. Talawa Theatre Company have confirmed it will be making the third and fourth films in its Tales… Read More

NEWS: Talawa and Birmingham Rep Announce New Collaboration

The Talawa Theatre Company and Birmingham Rep are to collaborate on a new body of work which will play in Birmingham, London and nationwide. Titled Black Joy, this new season of work by Black creatives and artists, willtake to The REP’s three stages in 2021. Funded by Arts Council England’s Sustained Theatre Fund, the collaboration… Read More

NEWS: Talawa Theatre Company Announces Senior Team

The news of the new appointments comes as the company gears up its 2021 plans and 35th anniversary celebrations. The Talawa Theatre company have announced an enhanced senior leadership team as it prepares for its 35th anniversary. It has been confirmed that Carolyn ML Forsyth joins Talawa Theatre Company as Executive Director and Joint CEO,… Read More

NEWS: Talawa Theatre Expands Unconscious Bias, Diversity and Anti-Racism Training

The theatre company has announced that it will be expanding its bespoke Unconscious Bias and Diversity training offer for the arts industry and beyond. The UK’s primary Black theatre company created the Unconscious Bias, Diversity and Anti-Racism training to uses theatre techniques to support corporate and charitable organisations to confront discriminatory practices within workplaces, challenge… Read More

NEWS: Talawa Theatre Company Announce New Online Project

The theatre company are creating new online experience featuring six brand new short pieces using verbatim interviews from Black key and frontline workers. Each of the six brand new short pieces will explore the Covid-19 crisis and its impact on Black key and frontline workers. Titled Tales from the Front Line, it will examine the… Read More