As part of ALT A REVIEW SheCAN initiative our remit to get more #BIPOC women to experience theatre and the arts who may not always find it affordable or accessible or who may want to work in theatre, ALT has teamed up with The Bush Theatre we have 2 pairs of tickets for 2 lucky readers and 20 £10 tickets hurry tickets are selling!! .
SheCAN aims to create opportunities and experiences for women age 18-40 (there is no age restrictions with free tickets) within the creative industries, from mentoring to jobs to training.
“I think we’re maybe just at the beginning of seeing more progressive stories of Black women in all our multitudes. Recent TV comes to mind – with Michaela Coel’s I May Destroy You and the newly framed season of Master of None centring Lena Waithe and Naomi Ackie’s characters”. Benedict Lombe
The world premiere of Lava by Congolese-British writer Benedict Lombe opens at the Bush Theatre on 9 Jully. It will also be available for viewing online 16 – 21 August. To mark the first day of public booking a photograph of Benedict Lombe by Latoya Fits Oluneye with clothes provided by Tina Lobondi has been released. ( Image credit: Image of Benedict Lombe. Photo by Latoya Fits Okuneye. Art Direction by Studio Doug. Wardrobe provided by Tina Lobondi)
This competition is only open to women and there is not age restriction to our tickets giveaways! To get tickets answer the following question who is the writer of LAVA. @alt_africa_ and email. ( editor @ alt – africa (dot) com). We have 2 pairs of tickets to give away. For £10 tickets please can you email for the code first come first served.
Read our interview with Benedict Lombe here
Lava can be seen at the Bush Theatre from 9 July – 7 August.
Tickets are now on sale at bushtheatre.co.uk