BHM Live is an initiative that supports and showcases the work of emerging Black artists across art forms. This year the platform will present several new pieces of work exploring identity and labels.
The Oreo Complex | Isaac Ouro-Gnao
Fusing West African Agbaja and hip-hop dance practice, Isaac explores the psychological impact of labels on Black identity.
Black List | Joshua Nash and Jordan Douglas
A high energy duet studying the coping mechanisms of inner battles and conflicts.
Sib Y Osis | Akeim Toussaint Buck
A dance theatre duet exploring sibling love and rivalry rising out of oppression.
A Very Brit(ish) Story | Jaha Browne
Commissioned by Serendipity for Archiving the Past, the documentary reflects on the African Caribbean community’s contribution to Leicester through the lives and experiences of seven voices.
Serendipity are Curve Associate Artists.
Running time: 2 hours and 20 minutes, including a 15 minute interval.
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