Friday, May 26, 2017

AWARD-WINNING HISTORICAL BIOPIC ‘THE BLACK PRINCE’ COMES TO 70TH CANNES FILM FESTIVAL WITH TRAILER...

Acclaimed British actor Jason Flemyng (Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch) and leading Indian singer-poet Satinder Sartaaj, who makes his acting debut in THE BLACK PRINCE, an award-winning historic film biopic on the poignant life story of the...

British Bengali Singer Debuts With ‘Morning In Brixton’

Pallab Sarker, a British Asian indie singer-songwriter from Walthamstow, has just released his debut single, Morning in Brixton. The reflective and soulful ballad from Pallab's new album, Grey Day, is being well received in the US and is proving a hit across American colleges, leading to a record deal there and now featured on...

Alchemy Black Country – Full programme announced

16 events across Wolverhampton, Stourbridge, Walsall and Sandwell A celebration of South Asian music, art, performance and comedy Newly commissioned performances to be seen for the first time in the region This May sees Black Country Touring once again partner with national...

YOUNG PEOPLE GET CREATIVE WITH BEST OF BIRMINGHAM’S SOUTH ASIAN CULTURE

DESI MOVES - the award-winning youth arts participation programme celebrating streetwise South Asian sounds and styles - is back this summer as part of UTSAV: the Year of South Asian Culture. How do young Brummies of South Asian descent feel...

Sacred Sounds: Sikh Music Traditions and the First World War

Presented by Alchemy and SAA-uk in association with The Network of Sikh Organisations, U.K. Saturday 3 June to Wednesday 15 November 2017 in Doncaster, Leeds, Bradford, Newcastle, Gateshead, Birmingham and Ilkley   Sacred Sounds tells some of the largely forgotten stories of...

Fyre Festival Goes Down in Flames

It was supposed to be the festival of a lifetime. Organised by hip hop artist Ja Rule, Fyre Festival was advertised as a music festival held on an island in the Bahamas and boasting luxury accommodation, food and entertainment. Tickets...

What’s On at Cannes 2017

The illustrious Cannes Film Festival will be returning on the 17th-18th May, celebrating the very best of the film, tv and acting industry. Stars from all over the world will be flying into the Cote d’Azur to watch the...

Win Free Pair of Tickets to See ‘Sukanya!’

In partnership with Media Moguls, we are giving away two free tickets to see the upcoming 'Sukanya' show, celebrating  the iconic musician Ravi Shankar. The new touring project is a co-production between the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Curve Theatre, Leicester and...

Interview: Mother Tongues from Farther Lands

This month, British theatre producer Dawinder Bansal launches brand new theatre show Mother Tongues from Father Lands. The uplifting, inspiring and emotion-filled show has real stories of South Asian women relayed by female celebrities in a series of gripping...

Mother Tongues from Farther Lands

By Sajeela Kershi  True stories told by Shobu Kapoor, Shyama Perera and Sajeela Kershi Newhampton Arts Centre, Wolverhampton Tuesday 23 May @ 7.30pm   'Here's to strong women, may we know them, may we be them, may we raise them' Mother Tongues from Farther Lands is...