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In the latest episode of The Colour of Our Politics Hassan Mahamdallie – a specialist in diversity and equality in the arts – joins Javaad and Tanya to discuss the life of Black working-class Chartist leader William Cuffay. The trio also talk about the history of mixed-race Britons, the legacy of imperialism on the white English working-class, trade unionism and the emergence of the Northern Independence Party. Listen and subscribe on Anchor FM, Apple and Spotify – and let us know what you think with the hashtag #colourofourpolitics.
RICH KIDS – FURTHER PERFORMANCES
This month you have two opportunities to watch Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls in Tehran online. It’ll be playing as part of Norfolk and Norwich Festival on 20 and 21 May and at the Carrefour International Theatre Festival in Quebec in on 28, 29 and 30 May. Many thanks to both teams for their support throughout.
SUCCESSFUL RUNS IN THE USA
We recently presented performances of our most recent show – Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls in Tehran at the 2021 Under Radar Festival hosted by The Public Theater, New York. Many thanks to Arts Council England & Manchester International Festival for their support. We also took Rich Kids to the 2021 Sundance Film Festival as part of the New Frontier Selection. We partnered with theatres in Washington DC and Seattle to platform more performances of Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls in Tehran as part of Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company’s season and also showed the production with On The Boards in Seattle.Huge thanks to the teams at both festivals for their support.