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BHM Live

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

£10 – £12

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, labels and

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. Isaac’s work seeks to empower Black communities to take ownership of their identity and reclaim words and terms of discrimination.

Black List – Joshua Nash and Jordan Douglas

Fusing Krump, hip hop and contemporary dance, Black List explores toxic masculinity in young British people, opening the debate around where true masculinity and strength lies.

Not Yet – Carolyn Bolton

Using Bell Hook’s Salvation: Black People and Love as a source of inspiration, With One Swipe examines how and where we choose or find love.

Sib Y Osis – Akeim Toussaint Buck

Sib Y Osis is a dance theatre duet exploring sibling love and rivalry rising out of oppression. Looking at African Caribbean/British narratives of trauma and resilience past and present, such as the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade, Trump and Brexit era.

Details

Date:
October 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
£10 – £12
Event Category:

Venue

Curve
60 Rutland St
Leicester, LE1 1SB United Kingdom
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Phone:
0116 242 3595
Website:
https://www.curveonline.co.uk/

Tickets

72 available
BHM Live: General£12.00
72 available
BHM Live: Concession£10.00