Africarmen and the importance of scheduling culturally diverse performances

In this blog post, Madeleine Hardy, intern at Nottingham Lakeside Arts, provides an insight into the upcoming performance of Africarmen and its relevance during Black History Month. Tavaziva Dance bring Africarmen to Nottingham Lakeside Arts with Artistic Director Bawren Tavaziva’s most ambitious work to date. While the performance is based on Georges Bizet’s famous opera, …

Events for Black History Month 2015

Black History Month kicks off this week, marking the start of a month of celebrating black history, art and culture at The University of Nottingham and beyond. We’ve got a range of events taking place on campus and in the city, ranging from music and spoken word to public lectures. Almost all are free. Get …

Afrovibes festival — the best of South African theatre and dance

Nottingham Lakeside Arts will be hosting a range of South African cultural events through the final week in October. There’s some amazing looking stuff going on. And the opportunity to eat some amazing food. Seriously, hollowed out bread filled with curry. HOLLOWED OUT BREAD FILLED WITH CURRY. Who doesn’t want to eat that? Anyway, the University …