Monday 25 June 2018


Monday 25 June


7pm - 8.30pm



Running time

1hr 30mins


Workshops & Learning


Council Chamber


Talawa hosts industry influencers Blacktress UK – A collective of Black women actors of the African diaspora from the UK, creating a safe space and being the voice for empowering, encouraging and enlightening the Black woman actor.

Blacktress will be facilitating A ‘spark’ workshop in Energizing Esteem led by Zena Edwards and Shiloh Coke. This will focus on the perceptions of black womanhood using art, journaling and creative writing.

Open to Black women actors with little or lots of experience.

About Talawa Firsts

Talawa Firsts gives artists space to meet, spark off ideas, build networks and become the next generation to shape British theatre.

Talawa Firsts is an annual festival that kick starts the careers of writers and theatre makers.

This year, we are delighted to be presenting Talawa Firsts in association with Talawa Theatre Company.

Take Part Mondays at Talawa Firsts are all about provocation, participation and the chance to learn with Talawa.

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