Londoners To Get Their After-Hours Cultural Fix As Late At Take Britain Returns

Late at Tate Britain: 1 July 2022, then 2 September 2022, 2 December 2022, 3…

New Earth Theatre AND Arcola Theatre

Announce  WORLD PREMIÈRE of The Apology New Earth Theatre and Arcola Theatre, in association with The North Wall, today…

Cast announced for World Premiere of Mandela at the Young Vic

Michael Luwoye (Hamilton) plays the title role of Nelson Mandela, with Danielle Fiamanya (Frozen) as…

Celebrating Horace Ové at Ritzy Brixton June 25 5pm: WCFF present “Pressure” honest document of disenchanted British black youth panel includes Emmanuel Anyiam Osigwe

Hailed as the UK’s first Black dramatic feature-length film, Pressure is a hard-hitting, honest document…

Upgrade your plant-based snacking game with NEW Fridge Raiders Meat-Free Tasty Bites

Fridge Raiders has launched its brand-new Meat-Free Tasty Bites for those looking for serious snacking…

National Windrush monument unveiled at London Waterloo Station designed by Jamaican Artist Basil Watson

Members of the Windrush generation joined HRH Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at London Waterloo…

NOPE from Jordan Peele | ‘It Takes a Village’ Featurette | In UK Cinemas August 12th

*** NEW FEATURETTE RELEASED *** IN UK CINEMAS AUGUST 12th 2022 Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, Steven…

FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS: ONE AND ALL – Official Trailer and Poster Released – In Cinemas 19th August

IMAGES AND TRIALER HERE please add WATCH THE TRAILER HERE DOWNLOAD THE TRAILER HERE DOWNLOAD THE POSTER HERE…

Mayor calls for free NHS care for everyone living in the UK to help prevent another Windrush scandal

Sadiq calls for the Government to exempt anyone living in the UK from having to…

Japan House London Celebrates 4 Years as the Cultural Home of Japan in London

LONDON, June 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — On Wednesday 22 June 2022, Japan House London celebrates its fourth anniversary…

New Cast Join Disney’s Critically Acclaimed Production of Frozen

AS IT EXTENDS DUE TO PUBLIC DEMAND ★★★★★ “Frozen is one hot hit” Daily Mail…

Prince Charles Cinema: Join Windrush Caribbean Film Festival – Windrush Day today , 22 June and other WCFF events

Windrush in Westminster Wednesday, 22 June 2022 3:30 PM GMT Prince Charles Cinema 7 Leicester…

Whitechapel Gallery presents Moving Bodies, Moving Images, an exploration into a decade of dance, choreography, and moving image

Moving Bodies, Moving Images12 October 2022 – 9 January 2023Galleries 1, 8 & 9 #MovingBodiesMovingImages…

Malorie Blackman is the 2022 winner of the prestigious PEN Pinter Prize

She is the first children’s and YA writer to be awarded the Prize, which has…

Little Amal Visits The RSC in Stratford-Upon-Avon This Wednesday (22 June) To Share a Massage of Hope

Little Amal, the 3.5 metre puppet of a 10-year-old Syrian girl refugee that has become…

Yinka Ilori launches ‘Filtered Rays’ at Estrel Berlin

Yinka Ilori launches his first permanent installation in Germany Titled ‘Filtered Rays’, the pavilion explores…

Apple TV+ lands series order for powerful new London crime thriller “Criminal Record” with Cush Jumbo and Pater Capaldi

Apple TV+ today announced an eight-episode series order for “Criminal Record,” a new one-hour thriller…

Cast joining Samantha Womack in West End production of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe announced today

Production photographs by Brinkhoff-Moegenburg can be downloaded here Headshots of cast members can be downloaded here Photographs of Aslan and Samantha Womack by Hitz Rao can…

What to watch at London Indian Film Festival: 23 June-3 July

The London Indian Film Festival is running on 23 June – 3 July and you…

Mayor and London Assembly honour servicemen and women at Armed Forces Day ceremony

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has today joined together with members of the Armed…

De Buck Gallery to Host Panel on James Baldwin DE BUCK TO HOST PANEL ON…

Common is presented with second Harry Belafonte Voices of Social Justice Award by De Niro

Tribeca 2022: Robert De Niro  presents Common with the second annual Harry Belafonte Voices for Social Justice Award.…

Win Tickets to World premiere of Roy Williams’ The Fellowship

Children of the Windrush generation, sisters Dawn and Marcia Adams grew up in 1980s London…

Date announced for this year’s Black British Theatre Awards: submit nominations by 1st August

The 2022 Black British Theatre Awards will take place on Sunday 16th October in association with The…

Orlanda Broom Presents Solo Exhibition “Shapeshifters” at Grove Square Galleries 16 June – 30 July 2022

To truly understand a human being, one must take into account our transient nature. Inside of…

Europe’s Largest Festival of Films from South Asia and its Diaspora is Back in Cinemas Across London, Manchester and Birmingham!

Supported by title sponsor Blue Orchid Hotels, Integrity International, the BFI (awarding National Lottery funding), Bagri Foundation…

FIREWORKS with Ivanno Jeremiah and Sophie Wu, directed by double Oscar nominee Paul Franklin available on Tribeca Home Pass

FIREWORKS Drama, Thriller, Politics, Technology This tense thriller, with moments of dark humor, is set…

Carla Hall, Mashama Bailey and Rodney Scott among top talent at “The Family Reunion” celebrating diversity in hospitality

The Family Reunion, the immersive experience celebrating diversity in the hospitality community, returns for a second…

The Koppel Project and Opera Gallery part of Mayfair Art Weekend: Artists, Galleries and Exhibitions for 2022

Main image: Richmond-Agamelah.-Courtesy-The-Koppel-Project-374×500 L-R: NY Rainbow, 1965, Billy Apple® at The Mayor Gallery; The Umbilical Cord of…

Anything’s Possible: Launching Globally July 22 Exclusively on Prime Video dir: Billy Porter

Anything’s Possible is a delightfully modern Gen Z coming-of-age story that follows Kelsa, a confident high…

Blacks Can’t Swim: REWIND is scheduled for global release 4th July 2022

Blacks Can’t Swim: REWIND follows two separate stories, of both a 15-year-old boy and a…

Court of Appeal rule government’s plan to send some migrants to Rwanda is inhumane

UK gov intend to appeal against a European court ruling that grounded first flight taking…

Tony Awards 2022: Myles Frost wins Best Leading Musical Actor as Michael Jackson in the musical MJ

          At this year’s Tony Awards – the Oscars of the US musical and…

Kiln Theatre presents The Darkest Part of the Dark Night by Zodwa Nyoni

As Shirley and Dwight bury their mother, they remember their upbringing in 1980s Chapeltown, Leeds…

Caviar Connoisseur’s Brunch with Petrossian: Elevate your Eggs

There are few things that could improve Sunday brunch, but adding caviar to it is…

DAZN agrees deal with Anthony Joshua

DAZN Group, the global sports entertainment company, confirms a ground-breaking deal with Anthony Joshua that propels…

Windrush Caribbean Film Festival returns 17 June to 17 July

Moving from a digital event from its inception in 2020, Windrush Caribbean Film Festival will…

VideoTALK: Today at Sundance London Honk for Jesus: Save Your Soul: ALT talks to twins Adamma and Adanne Ebo on directing writing and producing

Directed, written and produced by Adamma and Adanne Ebo showing at Sundance London, from the…

Raise a toast to World Gin Day this Saturday with NEW creative twists on classic G&T by BOMBAY SAPPHIRE

Celebrate World Gin Day this Saturday with a new, seasonal selection of creative gin cocktails…

Mama Afrika: Hope, Determination and Song

This year marked a significant birthday anniversary of Dr. Miriam Makeba on 4th March 2022. She was…

UEFA Women’s EURO 2022: “The Beautiful Game’ – a new anthem to celebrate the tournament by composer Shirley Thompson OBE part of celebrations

6 – 31 July 2022 across nine Host Cities  The organising team behind UEFA Women’s…

Sundance London Interview Julie Ha & Eugene Yi Dir/Pro: Free Chol Soo Lee in UK cinemas 19th London

A film by Julie Ha & Eugene Yi “Stunningly relevant… Belongs in the same category…

She Will Stars Alice Krige, Kota Eberhardt, Rupert Everett and Malcolm McDowell; exclusive first look trailer

Vertigo Releasing announced the launch of the brand-new trailer for She Will, the BIFA-nominated psychological horror…

Hackney Empire: Stand Up for Windrush hosted by Eddie Nestor: with Felicity Ethnic, Richard Blackwood, Bibi Crew, Jocelyn Jee Esien, Curtis Walker & more

A star-studded evening of music and comedy, hosted by BBC Radio London presenter Eddie Nestor MBE and…

Win Tickets to Talk: In the Black Fantastic introduction by Ekow Eshun + Touki Bouki screening July 13th

Season programmer Ekow Eshun introduces his curatorial vision behind the project, followed by a screening…

Jordan Peele’s NOPE| Watch New Featurette and Character Posters Released | In UK Cinemas August 12th

“What’s a bad miracle?”  Oscar® winner Jordan Peele disrupted and redefined modern horror with Get Out and then Us.…

Recipients of sixth MGCfutures Bursaries include Somebody Jones, Anushiye Yarnell, Isabel Adomakoh Young and Sundeep Saini

Michael Grandage today announces the recipients of the sixth annual MGCfutures Bursaries awarded across a range of theatrical…

Diary Date: “In the Black Fantastic” BFI film season curated by Ekow Eshun parallels exhibition of same name at Hayward Gallery

BFI Southbank presents IN THE BLACK FANTASTIC, an exciting new season of features and shorts by…

‘British Muslims Celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee’ 

Prayers for Her Majesty The Queen in Platinum Jubilee Celebrations in mosques and streets across…

Interview: Wil Johnson talks acting career, a quiet life and his role in the much anticipated Jitney at the Old Vic

“Acting is a privilege that lets you dive into something else. Somewhere you’ll more than…

CENTRED. J. D. C. I. M Supplements J. D. C. I. M (Just Don’t Call It Menopause)

Call it what it is.Call it Brain Fog.Call it Hair Loss. Are you 1 of…

Poet, Playwright and Performer Inua Ellams to bring cultural escapades to Dublin city

Inua Ellams, Fuel and the Abbey Theatre present 05Fest  1 – 8 July Poet, Playwright and Performer…

Old Vic: Win tickets to August Wilson’s “Jitney”on 18th June

‘It don’t always turn out like you think it is. You don’t always have the…

The Outlaws  BBC’s biggest comedy launch of 2021 Returns: first look images with Christopher Walken, Stephen Merchant and Clare Perkins

Series One has been streamed 11m times on BBC iPlayer, following on directly from the…

Tributes pour in for actor Marcel White, who died announced last week

White’s stage credits, recently included Small Island at the National Theatre, A Taste of Honey, led by Jodie…

Inspiring Futures 2022 Competition Announces JJ Thompson as a Winner

The grand finale of the third edition of Inspiring Futures took place and was an…

HRH Princess Eugenie visits V&A display and meets winner of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Competition winner

HRH Princess Eugenie visited the V&A to meet with the winner of The Queen’s Platinum…

Jury finds both Amber Heard and Johnny Depp were defamed after weeks-long trial

A Virginia jury ruled on Wednesday that actor Amber Heard defamed her ex-husband, actor Johnny…

Review: Lotus Beauty: Much needed story map lives of South Asian women across generations

Women come, women go. We pamper them, preen them, make them beautiful. Make small talk.…

THE WORLD’S 50 BEST RESTAURANTS 2022 ANNOUNCES WAWIRA NJIRU AS WINNER OF THE ICON AWARD

In the latest pre-ceremony announcement from The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2022, it is revealed…

The Big Interview: Talking to “Lady” Shingai ex-Noisettes lead singer ahead of Meltdown

Shingai, the legendary frontwoman and bassist of the Noisettes has been busy writing a new…

Malika Booker now added to the Obsidian Collection

Malika Booker has now been added to the Poetry Archive, as part of The Obsidian…

Emma Talbot, Winner of the Max Mara Art Prize for Women, premieres new work at Whitechapel Gallery

Emma Talbot (b.1969), winner of the eighth edition of the Max Mara Art Prize for…

Join the annual pilgrimage to one of the world’s oldest Christian churches and stay at The Museum Hotel Antakya

History and religious culture combine at St. Pierre Church in Antakya, a growing destination for…

Bristol Old Vic announce Nancy Medina as company’s new Artistic Director

Bristol Old Vic today announces that Nancy Medina is appointed as the company’s new Artistic Director. Medina takes…

Mel B receives her MBE for Services to Domestic Violence victims from Prince William at Buckingham Palace

Mel B received royal honours early May in the first major inauguration at Buckingham Palace…

Airtel Africa joins global industry body to promote sustainability in its supply chain

Airtel Africa, a leading provider of telecommunications and mobile money services with a presence in 14…

Old Vic: Full list cast & creatives of August Wilson’s Jitney includes Wil Johnson, Nnabiko Ejimofor, Sule Rimi

The Old Vic announced further casting and the creative team for Jitney, written by August Wilson and directed…

Review: Marys Seacole

Jackie Sibblies Drury’s boldly innovative ‘Fairview’, which premiered in London at The Young Vic in…

Quick chat with Actress, Writer, Director Jade Anouka as debut play HEART is about to open in NY

Jade Anouka is an English actress and director, writer known for Zebra Girl (2021), Last…

Whitechapel Gallery Announce Summer Exhibitions

Exhibitions The London Open 2022 Who are the artists making London’s art scene so vibrant…

Law firms partner with Black Equity Organisation (BEO): New Black civil rights group launches in UK

Law firms Allen & Overy, Ashurst, Clifford Chance, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Herbert Smith Freehills, and…

Incredible 15-strong Abyssinia group, Circus Abyssinia is hurling into London’s Underbelly Festival in Earls Court tonight 26  May

The incredible 15-strong Abyssinia group, Circus Abyssinia is hurling into London’s Underbelly Festival inEarls Court tonight with the production…

Greene King launch ‘Invisible’ Mac(Millan) and cheese for charity – This week only

Greene King, the UK’s leading pub company and brewer, launches its first-ever invisible Mac(millan) and Cheese…

Media Launch: All aboard transformational Elizabeth line: Sadiq Khan takes a walk down the purple line

Crowds turn up some coming from other parts of the UK to see the opening…

Black women 40% more likely to have miscarriage: Data shows mortality rates between women from Black & Asian ethnic groups & white women during pregnancy

Data shows there is an almost two-fold difference in mortality rates between women from Asian…

Celebration of Women in Cinema: Red Sea Inter. Film Festival (RedSeaIFF), host gala at 75th Cannes attended by Brits Naomi Campbell and Naomie Harris

#RedSeaIFF, hosted a gala event at the 75th Cannes International Film Festival on the grounds…

Cannes 2022 Red Carpet: From the mad genius of George Miller, first look official trailer: THREE THOUSAND YEARS OF LONGING stars Idris Elba and Tilda Swinton

2022 Cannes Film Festival! Tilda Swinton and Idris Elba hit the red carpet for the…

Videotalk: Tim Walker talks about new Apple TV+ natural history event series “Prehistoric Planet” narrated by Sir David Attenborough

Apple TV+ highly anticipated natural history event series “Prehistoric Planet,” from executive producers Jon Favreau…

Talking to Betelhem Dejene as Circus Abyssinia returns with London premiere celebrating Ethiopian Olympic icon “Tulu”

Following their acclaimed production of Ethiopian Dreams, Circus Abyssinia returns with the exhilarating London premiere…

SUNDANCE London announce more Films, Live Talks, UK Tour and repertory strand to screen 25th-anniversary screening of Love Jones

Three films to screen across the UK as part of the Sundance Film Festival: London…

catch up on ITV hub: Omid Djalili talks about his Jubilee “partaking”

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebration was broadcast live Sunday 15th May at 8pm, with HM…

‘Exit loss, enter hope’ – Lemn Sissay announced as 2022 SoA Awards keynote speaker 

Keynote speaker Lemn Sissay reflects on themes of hope and connection as the SoA prepares…

Hampstead Theatre announce cast and creative team for world premiere of The Fellowship, a new play by Roy Williams- directed by Paulette Randall

The Fellowship will run from 17 June until 23 July 2022.  Set in modern Britain, The Fellowship cast comprises of Rosie Day (Instructions for…

Top Gear trio to return in S32 first look trailer and images of Florida road trip, on the Sinclair C5, and TV Cops cars all here

Top Gear has released first-look images and details from the new trailer for Series 32 of…

Chef Larry Jayasekara secures new restaurant site in Mayfair, London

Chef Larry Jayasekara and his business partner, Tim Jefferies – a near 40-year commercial resident…

Review: Kehinde’s “Til Death Do Us Part” is a compelling drama dealing with loss and family relations..

Justina Kehinde’s Til Death Do Us Part written by Safaa Benson’ Effiom, is a compelling…

ITV colleagues from diverse backgrounds sign up to new senior leadership programme

ITV has launched new programme Amplify to create more opportunities for senior leaders from ethnically…

Photo London is here: Galleries (black-owned) and talent you should know.. Dada Gallery, Prince Gyasi, AFIKARIS, Natnael Ashebir and more…

Photo London opened with a range of exhibitors including Black-owned galleries as well as independent…

Bond Street and Royal Academy of Arts announce Art in Mayfair 2022 includes specially commissioned work by Mali Morris RA

Bond Street and the Royal Academy of Arts announce details of the fifth Art in…

Emirates Airlines, largest airline in the Gulf Coast now flying to Jamaica and Caribbean

Cafe culture: Jamaica style Emirates Airlines, the largest airline in the Gulf Coast Countries, is…

BFI Southbank, season includes dedication to Menelik Shabazz with restoration of Burning An Illusion

BFI AFRICAN ODYSSEYS will mark one year since the passing of the much-loved filmmaker Menelik Shabazz with a…

Lynn Nottage, Ruth Negga, Sharon D Clarke, Adrian Lester, Sam Mendes, Uzo Aduba, Jesse Williams up for 75th “Tony” Awards®- all nominees here

Nominations in 26 competitive categories for the American Theatre Wing’s 75th Annual Antoinette Perry “Tony”…

BAFTA 2022 TV Award all winners include: Uprising, In My Skin, Cathy Tyson, Mo Gilligan, The Underground Railroad

BAFTA has announced the winners of the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards, celebrating and…

Ncuti Gatwa is all set to take charge of the TARDIS as first Black actor to take Doctor Who role

“There aren’t quite the words to describe how I’m feeling. A mix of deeply honoured,…

WE.BLACK WOMEN. free exhibition curated by Joan Iyiola runs 6th May to 30 July

Who are our heroes? Leading actresses meet the women who inspire them.  WE. BLACK WOMEN.…

Saul Nash Receives the Queen Elizabeth II Award For British Design

Saul Nash is the recipient of The Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design. The…

Tickets on sale for the world-premiere of Til Death Do Us Part | Opens at Theatre503

After 15 years of marriage, Daniel and Sylvia find themselves drifting further apart with each…

Comedian and BBC Radio 4 stand-up special star Athena Kugblenu says being “Black is still seen as a genre” ahead of “Shaking Her Class” at Soho Theatre

BBC Radio 4 stand-up special star and award-winning comedian Athena Kugblenu (BBC2’s Mock The Week, BBC Radio…

SheCAN: Wall Art from Black Female Artists You’ll LOVE

We created a directory of Black-owned home decor brands — just a small list that…

Naturally Tan: A Memoir by Tan France

Naturally Tan by Tan France is an interesting glimpse into the Queer Eye star’s life.…

SheCAN Champion: Aesha Ash

Aesha Ash was born in 1977 in Rochester, New York. At the age of 13,…

Venice Biennale the first time Black Women are centre stage: British Pavilion artist Sonia Boyce wins Golden Lion prize

Sonia Boyce OBE RA has won the prestigious Golden Lion award for Best National Participation…

First Look Images -THE GRAY MAN stars Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, Alfre Woodard, Regé-Jean Page Ana de Armas

The Gray Man is CIA operative Court Gentry (Ryan Gosling), aka, Sierra Six. Plucked from…

Elon Musk buys Twitter for approximately $44 billion: to become a private held company

Twitter, Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by…

Brenda Edwards emotional Interview reveals she held son Jamal’s hand as he passed from a heart attack at 31

Edwards spoke of her son Jamal’s final moments during a pre-recorded interview on Monday’s edition…

The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards Announces 2022 ‘Champions

50 Best today announces its Champions of Change 2022, heroes of hospitality creating positive change…

From farm to sea: Conserving #mangroves to protect local livelihoods and the planet

Just 60 miles south of the vibrant coastal Indian city of Mumbai in Maharashtra, two…

Apple TV+ partners with Idris Elba on new thriller “Hijack”

Apple TV+ announce it has landed “Hijack,” a new seven-part thriller starring SAG-winning and Emmy…

Interview: Meet Mica Ricketts part of the cast of new BBC comedy series Here We Go

Do you think Maya enjoys spending time with the Jessop family? I think Maya enjoys…

The World Around announces the inaugural  Young Climate Prize: Nominations for the Young Climate Prize open on Earth Day (Fri, 22nd April 2022)

 ……..an open invitation for young people under the age of 25 anywhere in the world…

SheCAN Biz: Cakes & Sweet treats by BIPOC Female Founders

An ever-growing list of Black-owned, female-led cake and sweet treat businesses you can check out…

Sunday Reads: Best personal finance books for 2022

These authors discuss the best strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with…

Sony Music & Trafalgar Releasing Present George Michael Freedom Uncut

His Final Work This feature-length documentary will be released as a global cinema event on…

The London Eye To Be Illuminated Orange From Sunset on Friday 22 April

To Mark National Stephen Lawrence Day 21st April 2022 – On Friday 22nd April 2022,…

Windrush scandal victims to speak up about mental health and trauma in UCL project

The Ties That Bind is the first study of its kind to map the mental health…

Ethiopian artist, Merikokeb Berhanu  invited to the 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia

Addis Fine Art announce that Ethiopian artist, Merikokeb Berhanu has been invited to the 59th…

Cultra e-Diary May edit: Young Simba AUDITION – The Lion King, African Concert Series, Venice Biennale Exhibition, Riz Ahmed, Shakespeare’s Globe & MORE

MAY 2022 EDIT: YOUNG SIMBA AUDITION – West End’s The Lion King, Venice Biennale International Art Exhibition, Riz Ahmed, Shakespeare’s Globe &…

Disney’s The Lion King Cub-Academy BOYS Auditions for West End and UK TOUR

OPEN FOR NEW APPLICATIONS for West End and UK TOUR. West End are currently looking…

Kung Fu Cinema Presents Late Nite Kung Fu!

Friday 22 April (8.00pm – 12.00am)  At all events enjoy old school classic Kung Fu films…

Shakespeare’s Globe Announce BBC Broadcast to Celebrate 25TH Anniversary

The BBC and Shakespeare’s Globe have teamed up to celebrate the Globe’s 25th Anniversary, broadcasting…

Ghana’s National Pavilion at The 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale Di Venezia

Featured Artists: Na Chainkua Reindorf, Afroscope, Diego Araúja Commissioner: Akwasi Agyeman, Ceo, Ghana Tourism Authority…

Narrated By Riz Ahmed, “Terms & Conditions: Deeper Than Drill” Launches On 4th May

From the creators of the Grierson Awards nominated Terms & Conditions: A UK Drill Story comes the…

Sonia Boyce OBE RA British Pavilion Artist: 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia

The British Council has commissioned artist Sonia Boyce OBE RA to represent Great Britain at…

A climate for change: Love Ssega talks about his new project Home-Zero

Love Ssegais a Musician, Artist and current Arts Foundation Music For Change Fellow 2022. Having…

Chiswick Cheese Market Sunday 17th April 9.30-3pm

This Sunday it is going to be glorious weather and as London’s ONLY specialist cheese…

Finding Abraham – Now Available To Stream Worldwide

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The Female Photographers in the UK You should know

There are plenty of talented female photographers in the UK that you should know and…

The SheCAN Female Health Guide

Your Female Personal Health Guide for BETTER Well-Being in 2022 It is said that over…

Sunday Reads: Best books by Black authors worth the read!

How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir by Saeed Jones Jones tells the story…

Last Minute Easter Eggs to Buy | Luxury & On a Budget

Easter is just around the corner but there’s still time to treat yourself to one…

Business Grants for Womxn in Business

Is your business in need of financial support or aid? We have compiled a list…

Taking payments for SMEs: Card Readers

When in business everyone needs ways to get their incoming finances – here are the…

Full Cast and first look images: The Ministry of Lesbian Affairs

Kibong Tanji (ALDWYCH, THEATRE ROYAL STRATFORD EAST, TRAFALGAR STUDIOS), Claudia Jolly (OLD VIC, CHICHESTER FESTIVAL…

Hampstead Theatre: full cast and creative team for world premiere of Satinder Chohan’s new play, Lotus Beauty

Hampstead Theatre is delighted to announce the full cast and creative team for the world…

Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank | New Trailer Available Now! with Samuel L. Jackson and Michelle Yeoh

A hard-on-his-luck hound Hank (Michael Cera) finds himself in a town full of cats who…

Review Traplord @ 180 The Strand until 16 April dark tale of experiences of socially disenfranchised young, Black men

Entry starts with a walk through a dark tunnel, which is lit with cold blue…

Special Projects @ 1- 54 Paris: Memorial to the drowned by Aïcha Snoussi and Memory of today, Memory of the future by N.E.T. Collective 

SPECIAL PROJECTS Memorial to the drowned by Aïcha Snoussi 1-54 announce Paris-based artist Aïcha Snoussi’s…

De Buck Gallery at EXPO CHICAGO: Opens Today

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Amazon Studios’ Anansi Boys Casts Whoopi Goldberg as the Menacing Bird Woman

Amazon Studios today announced that Academy Award- and Emmy-winner Whoopi Goldberg has been cast as…

National Beer Day: The Best Beer Gardens For A Midweek Pint

Name of place: Location: Average price of a beer: TikTok hashtag views: Instagram followers: The…

Ai-Da Robot exclusively previews ground-breaking painting arm in London ahead of historic Venice Biennale exhibition

On 23rd April 2022, Ai-Da Robot, the world’s first ultra-realistic humanoid robot artist, will open…

Talking to Efé Agwele who plays Rosencrantz in Hamlet, reimagined for young audiences

Efé Agwele is an English actress currently on stage at the National Theatre in Hamlet which…

64th Annual Grammy Awards: Jon Batiste FIRST Black artist in 14 years to win Album of the Year

Jonathan Michael Batiste is an American singer, songwriter, musician, bandleader, and television personality. He has…

Solange’s SAINT HERON unveils the world’s first digital library dedicated to Black voices

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2022’s Best Literary Festivals Across London and the UK to Book Now

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SheCAN Champion: Oprah Winfrey

“It doesn’t matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins…

London Coffee Festival CURATED GUIDE: Explore All Things Non-Coffee Related ends 3rd April….

Expect the unexpected at this year’s London Coffee Festival… PerfectTed The future of energy is…

The first Festival of Fire bursts into Milford Haven this May Bank Holiday Weekend!

Street Food Warehouse are delighted to announce Festival of Fire, a new concept bringing a…

Netflix Acquires Adaptation of Tọlá Okogwu’s ‘Onyeka and The Academy of the Sun’ with Westbrook Studios and Yoruba Saxon

Westbrook Studios’ Will Smith and Jon Mone, and Yoruba Saxon’s David Oyelowo are joining forces with Netflix to adapt Tọlá…

There’s more time to apply for the Sir Lenny Henry Centre Industry Fellowship

The LHC has extended the deadline by one week, for applications to the second year of…

RTS Red Carpet: Quick Chat with host Tom Allen: he says “television was guiding us through” the pandemic

On Tuesday 29th March, 2022: Comedian Tom Allen revealed the winners of the prestigious Royal Television…

RTS Red Carpet: Hollyoaks wins Soap and continuing drama, quick chat with Kéllé Bryan who plays Martine Westwood

Kéllé Bryan is an English singer and actress, she was a member of girl group…

Jon Batiste, H.E.R., Nas, And Chris Stapleton To Perform At The 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards

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Summer 2022: The African Concert Series London this May-July ’22

Two of the most talked about and celebrated names on today’s music scene Rebeca Omordia and Gabriel Prokofiev are…

The Britfield Global Book Tours 2022-24

Devonfield Publishing announce the Britfield Global Book Tours, continuing through the United States (Winter/Spring 2022),…

Acclaimed African writers Tsitsi Dangaremba, Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu & Emmanuel Iduma announced as winners of $165k Windham Campbell Prize

(l-r: Sharon Bridgforth, Emmanuel Iduma, Margo Jefferson, Wong May, Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu, Tsitsi Dangaremba, Winsome…

RTS Red Carpet: Adjani Salmon Wins Breakthrough Award for “Dreaming Whilst Black”

London’s Park Lane Grosvenor House Hotel. hosted the Royal Television Society Programme Awards in partnership…

Persuasion an Alexandra Palace and Rose Original Production in association with Oxford Playhouse

Sasha Frost and Fred Fergus will star as Anne Elliot and Captain Wentworth respectively in…

Den in Tokyo secures No.1 spot at Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2022 awards ceremony

Den in Tokyo has secured the No.1 spot at the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2022 awards ceremony, sponsored by…

Production images released for Jude Christian and Tinuke Craig’s Hamlet, reimagined for young audiences on until 6th April

Hamlet’s dad is dead. His uncle has taken over the kingdom and married Hamlet’s mum.…

RTS Programme Awards 2022 today 29 March: Nominations include Adjani Salmon, Sharlene Whyte, Tahar Rahim, BBC Casualty, Death of England: Face to Face, Samson Kayo

The nominations for the RTS Programme Awards 2022, in partnership with Audio Network, have been…

Global 5G mobile subscriptions to exceed 4.39 billion by 2027

According to data obtained by Stockapps.com, 5G mobile subscriptions globally are expected to get to…

Open Competition 2022 Category Winners and Shortlist announced

The World Photography Organisation is pleased to announce the category winners and shortlist in the…

Cinema: Ambulance starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II & Eiza González   

Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II & Eiza González     TRAILER & IMAGES YouTube Link: Synopsis:Over…

DUBAI MEDIA CITY: PLM partners with Middle East Fashion Week 26-29 of MARCH

PLM partners with the very first Middle East Fashion Week (MEFW) from 26th till the…

The Last Journey Sci-Fi flick now on digital platforms

THE LAST JOURNEY starring Hugo Becker, Jean Reno, Lya Oussadit-Lessert and Paul Hamy, which was available…

Football Hero Raheem Sterling named face of Jamaica

Jamaica-born English footballer, Raheem Sterling, named new face of the Caribbean destination in the United…

RTS to be hosted by NISH KUMAR

Critically acclaimed comic, internationally famed meme & wonderfully nice gentleman, Nish Kumar is a comedian,…

SheCAN Jewellery Favourites

Are you in the mood for some new sparkly things to spice up your outfits…

BBC Four to Screen Much Ado About Nothing Directed by Roy Alexander Weise with Akiya Henry

The Royal Shakespeare Company and BBC Arts today confirmed that Roy Alexander Weise’s 2022 production of Much Ado…

Support the next generation of African female writers & create a lasting legacy

Since the Margaret Busby New Daughters of Africa Award was launched in 2020, we have…

Shonda Rhimes Shares How ‘Bridgerton’ Season 2 Promotes Representation On and Off Screen

New faces. New courtships. New intrigues. Lady Whistledown will have plenty of fresh gossip to…

Master Out Now in selected UK Cinemas and on Amazon Prime: A racially charged horror-drama is the latest in socially conscious African American cinema

Mariama Diallo’s directorial debut is a compelling and unnerving piece of cinema, with Master’s story…

Sunday Reads

World Poetry Day is coming up and we bring to you some good poetry reads…

SheCAN Champion: Floella Benjamin

Floella Benjamin was born in Trinidad and raised in England. After leaving school at sixteen…

Flare at the weekend! BFI’s LGBTQIA+ Film Festival

The 36th edition of BFI Flare: London LGBTQIA+ Film Festival is at BFI Southbank this…

Sotheby’s London benefit auction to raise funds to provide Contemporary Art, Lagos with a permanent home

Contemporary artists from Africa and the diaspora have generously donated their artworks to raise much-needed…

Orísun Productions announces launch of The Seun Shote Initiative in honour of the late actor and co-founder

Orísun Productions today announces the launch of The Seun Shote Initiative in memory of the…

V&A exhibition celebrates masculine attire: iconic looks by legendary designers and rising stars: Jennie Baptiste, Fendi, Harris Reed, Yinka-Shonibare, Omar Victor Diop, Grace Wales Bonner, Raf Simons, Gucci

#ArtofMenswear Fashioning Masculinities: The Art of Menswear is the first major V&A exhibition to celebrate…

New Black Film Collective announce launch of TNB XPO, First Convention for Black Creatives from Film & HETV in UK

The New Black Film Collective (TNBFC) takes the bold step of launching TNB XPO to…

Review: Much Ado About Nothing at Royal Shakespeare Company

The RSC’s Much Ado About Nothing recently welcomed twenty-two debut actors,creatives and musicians to the…

Meet The Cult Facial Oil That’s Worth The Hype!

With cult status already in the US and an impressive list of fans including Rosie…

Sunday Reads

Bestseller books of the month for you to check out! Black Cake by Charmaine Wilkerson…

Opinion: Award-winning Director Frances-Anne Solomon asks “how diverse is Award Season 2022”

Following the worldwide Black Lives Matter Movement in 2020, the Academy and many notable awards,…

VideoTALK: Larry Achiampong talks new exhibition Wayfinder at Turner Contemporary Margate

There is a depth of subjects in this exhibition that speak loudly to our most…

Inflammation the silent killer: good nutrition can help you fight the disease

Inflammation is a vital part of the immune system’s response to injury and infection. It…

Diary Date: Theatre round up: 6 shows to see this March

To Kill A Mockingbird @ Gielgud Theatre Opened 10th March Harper Lee’s story of racial…

BAFTA Winners: Lashana Lynch wins EE Rising Star: Questlove’s Summer of Soul Best Doc: Will Smith Best Actor: The Black Cop Best Brit Short & more

Explore the nominations and winners for the 2022 EE British Academy Film Awards, celebrating the very…

Turner Contemporary Wayfinder: empire, class, globalism collide and meet gaming and sculpture marking Larry Achiampong’s first solo major exhibit

Turner Contemporary presents the first major solo exhibition by artist Larry Achiampong, clearly the most…

Three Sculptures From Acclaimed Artist Elizabeth Catlett Coming to
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) will install three sculptures…

Tate Modern Stays Up All Night With Surrealist Inspired Tate Late

For one night only, Tate Modern will open its doors overnight with an exclusive event…

Opera Gallery presents Korean Art: Cultivating the Unexpected: a captivating show of 5 leading Korean artist

Opera Gallery London’s new exhibition titled Korean Art: Cultivating the Unexpected is a group show…

Goldsmiths CCA: Testament staged in response to this tumultuous time, 47 artists consider role of monuments includes Olu Ogunnaike and Rabiya Choudhry

Testament is a large-scale group exhibition across the entirety of the CCA building, staged in…

The Night Woman, 11-13 March, The Other Palace, VAULT Transfer

A powerful new play about womanhood, blackness and healing by award-winner writer and performer Julene…

Talking to acclaimed soprano Gweneth-Ann Rand who rejects elitism in Opera: currently in 24 Italian Songs and Arias at BAC

I saw my first opera at four and a half years old, didn’t fall asleep…

The Female Chef: a cookbook profiling female-chef’s talents in UK

To celebrate International Women’s Day, take a peek inside The Female Chef, read extracts from…

Trailer and Exclusive Images released today for new thriller Deep Water

Prime Video today released the trailer, poster and exclusive images for Deep Water, the new erotic thriller…

The Yard’s An Unfinished Man: intense exploration into juju (magic) as a cure for mental illness

Packed into 60 minutes, this show centres around Kayode (Fode Simbo) who finds himself stuck…

March Lineup: Larry Amponsah and Lulama Mlambo Wolf at THE BREEDER Gallery, Athens

LARRY AMPONSAH – GENESIS: The Plan & The Promise 17 Μarch – 9 April 2022…

Human Rights Watch Film Festival: Ten Films that amplify the most urgent human rights stories

Compelling new films from around the world are presented at this year’s festival, including three…

SheCAN Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Say it with flowers this year! 💐 This upcoming Mother’s Day gift your loved one…

Sunday Reads x International Women’s Day

In celebration of International Women’s Day, this year’s theme is Gender equality today for a…

Full line-up announced for WOW London 2022

WOW – Women of the World has announced the full daytime programme for its 2022…

Exclusive Ticket Offer | £10 tickets for “The Collaboration” at Young Vic -drama with Jean-Michel Basquiat at centre

New York, 1984. Fifty-six-year-old Andy Warhol’s star is falling. Jean-Michel Basquiat is the new wonder-kid…

London Music Fund marks 10th Anniversary with special gala event at Southbank Centre

The London Music Fund celebrates a decade of providing young people from low income families…

Tobi Kyeremateng Netflix Doc Talent Fund winner talks doc-fiction ÓWÀMBÈ

ÓWÀMBÈ is written and directed by Tobi Kyeremateng and Tania Nwachukwu, it is an intergenerational…

Old Vic: upcoming Voices Off post-show talk for “A Number” include Dope Black Dads’s Darwood Grace and Rikki Beadle-Blair

This week, The Old Vic shares further details for an upcoming Voices Off post-show talk in relation…

Herbie Hancock is live in London 22 June 2022

Now in the sixth decade of his professional life, Herbie Hancock remains where he has…

Inc Arts UK wins prestigious awards for diversity initiatives in UK cultural sector

For its groundbreaking work across the UK’s arts and cultural sector, last night (Monday 28…

Akiya Henry lead actor in RSC’s Much Ado About Nothing talks about “this whole beautiful Afro-futuristic concept”….

“……the really incredible thing about Shakespeare, which is why I think he’s lasted 400+ years,…

Jason Osborne & Precious Mahaga: Winners of Netflix Doc Talent Fund talk short film “Love Languages”

The initiative was created at the end of 2020 to support emerging filmmakers from across the…

SheCAN Weekly Health Guide: What are Fibroids, symptoms and treatments

Do you know that around 1 in 3 women fibroids at some point in their…

Sunday Reads

New good reads released this year for you should check out and add to your…

Black & Asian people met with racist Ukraine border stops & xenophobic Western media coverage filled with racial bias amidst refugee crisis

An ITV, a correspondent in Poland said: “This is not a developing third world nation.…

SheCAN Champion Tarana Burke

As an activist, community organiser, and executive, Tarana Burke has made a big impact. Known…

WIN 2 Tickets to Much Ado About Nothing at Stratford-upon-Avon’s Royal Shakespeare Theatre on 7th March

ALT has teamed up with the Royal Shakespeare Company on brand-new production of Much Ado…

Sadler’s Wells’ Peacock Theatre presents ISH Dance Collective’s Elements of Freestyle

Elements of Freestyle is an adrenaline-fuelled explosion of extreme urban sports, dance, music and theatre.…

First Look: Production images released for world premiere of The Collaboration

“Painters are like boxers, both smear their blood on the canvas.” Production images are today…

Interview with Carline Ikoroha, Supported Internship Job Coach for young people with special educational needs

West Lea School turns the traditional education model on its head – focusing instead on…

Brixton House presents Mugabe, My Dad and Me

April, 1980. The British colony of Rhodesia becomes the independent nation of Zimbabwe. A born…

Addis Fine Art: Merikokeb Berhanu invited to La Biennale di Venezia 2022

Addis Fine Art announce that Merikokeb Berhanu has been invited to the 59th International Art…

French Amazon Original Movie I LOVE AMERICA Directed by Lisa Azuelos – Will Launch Worldwide April 29

Prime Video today unveiled the official key art of the new French Amazon Original movie I…

SheCAN Beauty for YOU: Black Pound Day

Black Pound Day is about acknowledging the need to support and shop from Black-owned brands.…

Behind the scenes: Monay Thomas, Assistant Director of Human Nurture

Theatre Centre’s UK tour of Human Nurture written by Ryan Calais-Cameron and directed by Robb…

SheCAN Biz Directory: Homeware Interior Design we love: Bespoke Binny, Qemamu Mosiacs, Eva Sonaike and more

Are you in the process of redecorating your home and in need of some new…

The Twin to Stream Exclusively on Shudder Friday, May 6th

Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thrillers and the supernatural, released today the…

Struggling to Get Your Finances Together? Here Are 4 Foolproof Ways to Boost Your Financial Literacy

Everyone aspires to achieve financial stability and success in their lives. Sadly, the playing field…

Podcast Recommendations For YOU

In the mood to listen to debates, discussions, life lessons, spiritual awakenings or even life…

Looking to kickstart your writing career? 2022 Competitions to get started, BridPort Prize, StoryMix, Bruntwood Prize and more

Are you looking to kickstart your career in writing? Are you an aspiring writer? Well,…

Fashions Finest Showcases New voices in Fashion

Fashions Finest took place with its designers for the AW22 season at St John’s Hyde…

SBTV Founder and Music mogul Jamal Edwards dies aged 31 of sudden illness: Tributes pour in

The legacy of Jamal Edwards MBE who changed UK music forever This Sunday the world…

Sunday Reads ft. Romance Novels: The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory, Emma by Jane Austen, The Dating Plan by Sara Desai, Seoulmates by Jen Frederick & more

If Valentine’s has put you in a great mood for romance… check out some of…

Tavie Tiffany Agama: Netflix Documentary Talent Fund for short film Women Of The Market

The initiative was created at the end of 2020 to support emerging filmmakers from across the…

PSYCHEdelight Announces Creatives for Mohand &Peter, Theatre Shining Light on the Refugee Crisis
PSYCHEdelight announces Creatives for Mohand & Peter, Theatre Shining Light on the Refugee Crisis

Southwark Playhouse are excited to present the devised show Mohand & Peter from PYSCHEdelight, one…

Applications open for the 17th Edition of Take Five: calling all emerging Jazz Musicians

Serious is delighted to open applications for the 17th Edition of Take Five, its flagship talent…

Stellar International Art Foundation presents emerging artist Vasundhara Sellamuthu

On 17th March at The Conduit Club, 6pm, Stellar International Art Foundation will host a speaker event…

Review ‘Running with Lions’: a brilliant depiction of a family dealing with grief

Three generations of a British Caribbean family laugh, fight, cry and entertain their way through…

BFI Future Film Festival: Our top picks of diverse talent

The BFI Future Film Festival is the UK’s largest festival for young, emerging filmmakers. The…

Sky Kids announces new original commission Little Darlings from bestselling children’s author Dame Jacqueline Wilson

Sky Kids announced live-action, comedy drama mini-series, Little Darlings, adapted from the bestselling children’s book of…

Talking to Lisa Anderson, Interim Managing Director at Black Cultural Archives (BCA)

Black Cultural Archives (BCA) is the only national heritage centre dedicated to collecting, preserving, and…

V&A: 45 Designers from Over 20 Countries to Feature in Landmark Africa Fashion Exhibition

V&A reveals further details and new acquisitions that will feature in Africa Fashion, a landmark…

Interview with director and performer John Rwothomack on his new play, Far Gone

Far Gone is a profoundly moving story of a young boy’s journey from childhood innocence…

First Full Theatre Run of Hit Show SPLINTERED at Soho Theatre

15th – 26th February 2022 Lagahoo Productions presents its hit show SPLINTERED following celebrated festival…

Superheroes, Orphans & Origins: 125 Years in Comics

1st April – 28th August 2022 This spring, the Foundling Museum presents the first major…

Acclaimed, five-star production Small Island returns to the National Theatre

Based on Andrea Levy’s novel, adapted by Helen Edmundson, and directed by Rufus Norris, this…

Interview: Behind the scenes; Beyonce’s Black is King designer Melissa Simon-Hartman talks on Much Ado’s Costume Design

London born artist “Melissa Simon-Hartman specializes in custom hand-crafted fashion and costume pieces. She draws…

Pravin Wilkins’debut play Moreno comes to Theatre503

Winner of the 2020 Theatre503 International Playwriting Award, Moreno is set in the world of…

February at the SAATCHI Gallery: Bob Marley One Love Experience

The Bob Marley One Love Experience makes its global debut at London’s iconic Saatchi Gallery…

Poetry takes centre stage at 05Fest at the Albany

International award-winning poet, acclaimed Barber Shop Chronicles, Half God of Rainfall playwright and performer Inua…

Review Old Vic: “A Number” Lennie James and Paapa Essiedu power up on “cloning” play

Written in 2002 at a time when Dolly the Sheep was very much a conversation…

Hannah Gadsby, award-winning comic’s new live show to arrive in the UK in March

Hannah Gadsby, world class, award-winning funny person, has a brand-new live show – Body of Work –…

Sarah Death wins the Bernard Shaw Prize for translation for the third time

‘Flawless translation… a delight to read’ – Sarah Death wins the Bernard Shaw Prize for…

Utopia Theatre presents new play: Here’s What She Said to Me

If I were like you, I’d have never found a man to marry me. And…

Marlon
Interview: Marlon Palmer, creator of new VOD platform Kush Cinema: first for Black content

“…it’s probably still difficult to get into a lot of cinemas and there’s only certain…

Looking for a Private Members Clubs: Escape the Bustling City in the city #worklife

Soho House Link here Soho House has an abundance of beautiful Houses for creative thinkers…

What’s coming up at Opera North

Opera North is a national opera company based in Leeds and is a leading UK…

Gadgets to help with Seasonal Affective Disorder

During winter, many of us find it hard to drag ourselves out of bed in…

Celebrations spanning the whole borough kick off the first day of We Are Lewisham

This weekend saw Day One of Lewisham’s year as the Mayor of London’s Borough of…

Theatre Royal Stratford East Announces New Productions For SS22

Burn It Down  19 April – 5 May 2022 A series of six newly commissioned…

Black Theatre Guide: Full list of must see shows on stage starting Jan/Feb across UK

ALT’s guide to some of the best shows in town…. & Juliet (main image) Now…

Jessica L Hagan interview
Interview with Queens of Sheba Writer Jessica L. Hagan as play returns to the stage

“They (Queens of Sheba) go through this journey where they explore and confront the misogynoir,…

Shakespeare’s Globe announce full cast of The Merchant of Venice

Shakespeare’s Globe is delighted to announce the full cast of The Merchant of Venice, performed in…

Plant-based hair extension startup raises over a £1M
Plant-based hair extension startup raises over a £1M

This week, Rebundle, a sustainable hair-focused startup based in the US raised $1.4 million in…

94th OSCARS® Nominations announced  up for Best Actor  Will Smith in “King Richard”and Denzel Washington in “The Tragedy of Macbeth”

Actor–comedian Leslie Jordan and actor, CEO and producer Tracee Ellis Ross announced the 94th Oscars® nominations…