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Time: 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Venue: Clattern Lecture Theatre, Penrhyn Road campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE
Price: free

Taking race live

The fields of drama and sociology present a collection of student collaborations that celebrate race, faith and culture.

Student presentations and performances

  • M - Judi Dench (John O'Driscoll) 
  • Whiteness in Breaking Bad (Christina Skauge with Emily Carter and Christian Dart) 
  • The limits of communication (Ruya Cengiz, Meghan Cosgrove, Harlem Davidson-Hill, Izabella Tatton, Yibing Yu, Young Eun Yoon) 
  • Ayesha (Esther Alonge, Zoe Barnes, Jade Coles Thea Dunnett, Daisy Imbert, Lola Kosno, Sophie Ludkin, Abigail Legg, Kasia Szczesna) 
  • Blank canvas (Lily Simmons, Jasmine Bryant, Olivia Harris and Molly Wyatt with Kingsley Mpofu)
  • The secret of England's greatness (Daisy Grover, Esther Alonge, Chloe Evans and Alex Chernaya) 
  • Ira Aldridge and Othello (Simon Sseruma and Daniel Christie) 
  • Black Beauty: why I straighten my hair (Shanice Nartey, Sasha McKoy with Kareena Chin, Simone Thomas, Kim Williams and Tracy-Ann Pierre) 
  • Gospel music and performing arts society

Guest talks and performances

  • Professor Les Back, Goldsmiths, University of London, author of Live Methods
  • Arti Prashar, artistic director and CEO of Spare Tyre Theatre Company
  • Ezekiel the Poet, spoken word artist
  • Ashley Chin, actor and poet

Free refreshments and exhibition. All welcome.

Booking is essential to attend this event.

For further information about this event:

Contact: Sonya Sharma
Email: sonya.sharma@kingston.ac.uk

Directions

Directions to Clattern Lecture Theatre, Penrhyn Road campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE:

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