Performances

Immerse yourself in one of the Newham Black History Month performances, including opera, orchestra and variety. Booking is essential for some events, but recommended for all, as places can be limited.

Saturday 3 October, 7-8pm
Newham Town Hall

Grab a seat, a cushion, lay down, or take a stand and join Adam East London for the specially commissioned dance performance Long Play Liberation celebrating Newham’s Black History Month... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 10 October, 7-8.30pm
Newham Town Hall

Grab a seat, a cushion, lay down, or take a stand and join Adam East London for the specially commissioned dance performance Long Play Liberation celebrating Newham’s Black History Month... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 17 October, 7-8.30pm
Stratford Old Town Hall

Grab a seat, a cushion, lay down, or take a stand and join Adam East London for the specially commissioned dance performance Long Play Liberation celebrating Newham’s Black History Month... FULL DETAILS +

Wednesday 21 October, 7-8pm

A new solo play about the systemic and systematic unjustified killings of Black Lives.  Written and performed by actor and playwright, Christopher Tajah and performed live, the play explores the... FULL DETAILS +

Friday 23 October, 6-7.30pm
Stratford Old Town Hall

Join local renowned comedian, Quincy, to hear Windrush Generation experiences through the eyes of young people.  Hear how those stories have impacted those young people and their aspiration for the... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 24 October, 4.30-5pm

Join IROKO for an entertaining and inspirational online storytelling performance of The Legend of Rhomiwa, an African tale highlighting the plight of the oppressed, performed with music, songs and dance.... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 24 October, 7-8.30pm
Stratford Old Town Hall

Grab a seat, a cushion, lay down, or take a stand and join Adam East London for the specially commissioned dance performance Long Play Liberation celebrating Newham’s Black History Month... FULL DETAILS +

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