Week32-2016

TAWIAH

Hear this singer-songwriter and DJ bring her much-lauded talent to Friday Tonic. Tawiah’s sound is unprocessed and uncompromising, her a voice a singular ins...

ASYA SATTI

Welcome to the kaleidoscopic world of Asya Satti. Born in Stockholm to Sudanese parents, Satti was steeped in musical infuences ranging from Aretha Franklin ...

AFRO DANCE XPLOSION 2016 – “The Masters”

Witness a performance by dancers of the African diaspora, brought together by London’s Afro Dance Xplosion. To give you a sense of the scope of African and A...

PROJECT O

Watch two women dance their way through a labyrinth of histories, fantasies and assumptions. A physical unfolding and enactment of difference, O winds itself...

PRESIDENTS OF LAUGHRICA

A Malawian, a Nigerian and a Ghanaian walk into a bar… The Presidents of Laughrica showcases the best comedians of the diaspora as they address the issues fa...

MEET THE AUTHOR: CHIBUNDU ONUZO

Meet Chibundu Onuzo, author of The Spider King’s Daughter, columnist for The Guardian and Telegraph Wonder Woman. Onuzo started writing her debut novel when ...

#AFRICANSQUAD: THE CONTEMPORARY FASHION CATWALK

Watch as dancers, voguers and African fashion take to the Africa Squad catwalk. Showcasing established and emerging fashion designers from the African contin...

REVOLUTIONARY RAP

Hear talented new voices in spoken word, poetry and rap – and find your own. Activists of the 21st century have honed a powerful tool of protest: rap music. ...

EXPENSIVE SH*T

Watch the world’s social power dynamics come together in this play about a Nigerian nightclub toilet attendant. 'The country change, the city change, the peo...

AMSTERDAM

Experience a high-powered, ultra-modern play of love and lust. Combining spoken word, physicality and music, Amsterdam follows Chanje as she is seduced by th...