Say It loud, I’m Black & I’m Proud — Vanessa Fisher

The Black British Theatre Awards celebrated its first ceremony last weekend, where the cream of black British theatre celebrated how far we have come and the legacy we have yet to leave behind. Our TPOTD’s member Vanessa Fisher was asked to list black SOLT theatre actors and enlisted the help of Daniel Bailey to document a register of talent that screams ‘we are here’. A massive congratulations to those who were awarded for there achievements and a further ovation to our patron Solange Urdang who founded and curated The BBTA’s. You can find the Black British Actors list (August 2018-19) here:

In the meantime enjoy Vanessa Fisher’s account of the event on her blog below. (Link Below)

Finsbury Town Hall is the home of The Urdang Academy, a college widely known as the institution that has nurtured and continues to nurture a large amount of the Black and mixed raced talent within the performing arts industry, so what better venue to host an event such as the inaugural Black British Theatre […]

via Say it loud, I’m Black & I’m proud — veeveevoom

Article By Vanessa Fisher

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Foreward By DanielBailey

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