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VIDEO: Natalie May – Play My Game (acoustic)

By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | January 30, 2019

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Natalie May’s acoustic version of her new single ‘Play My Game’. Visual by @JustBailey for @ThePalaceOfTheDogs.

EP.3 – Generation Expat

By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | October 19, 2018

In this Episode of Generation Expat we speak to the Panel about being black under the white gaze. Maisey Bawden tells of her experience of being mixed race and her identity crisis caused by casting directors telling her she isn’t black enough; While the rest of the panel […]

EP.2: GENERATION EXPAT – (Black Theatre Talks)

By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | October 12, 2018

After the feedback that I’ve received from my peers, regarding the Ep.1; Many have expressed their disappointment at the lack of response from our white counterparts in the industry. There was an expectation that this would open a forum and expose our conversations candidly, giving education and insight […]

EP.1: GENERATION EXPAT – (Black Theatre Talks)

By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | October 4, 2018

With our first event, ‘Generation Expat’, we endeavoured to highlight and connect inter-generationally the experience of black theatre in Britain, by mediating a conversation between black/dual heritage artists in the industry. In todays episode we speak with Sharon D Clarke, Gloria Onitiri and Cedric Neal about the progression […]


By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | September 20, 2018

Generation Expat: Black Theatre Talks. ThePalaceOfTheDogs Presents its first panel event celebrating and debating the Black Theatre Experience. Guests Include Sharon D Clarke, Cedric Neal, Gloria Onitiri, Brenda Edwards, Ibinabo Jack, Dex Lee, Idris Kargbo and Maisey Bawden. Hosted by Vanessa Fisher. @Urdang Academy on the 30th of […]

BOOKSLAM: The Last Children Of Tokyo by Yoko Tawada

By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | September 13, 2018

With summer ending turn some autumn leaves with Yoko Tawada – Review by @Panoptistry.

BENCHED EP.3: Citizen Limbo

By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | September 5, 2018

There are approximately 120,000 young people in the uk without citizenship or secured status; 65,000 of these young people were born in the UK. We speak to a young creative who, born here, but hung in this purgatory of ‘Citizen Limbo’.


By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | August 29, 2018

MY MOONCUP MISSION One of the things I dreaded the most happened to me whilst I was on holiday; my tampon ripped in half meaning the top half of my tampon was stuck. I was freaking out, what am I going to do?! Am I going to die?! […]

Reverse Racism Doesn’t Exist… By Vanessa Fisher

By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | August 20, 2018

After the decision to stop, Musical Theatre Artist, Mazz Murray from singing a from well known Dreamgirls song in ‘The Best Of West End’, Attentions have now turned to the ethnic representation of the show. Join Vanessa Fisher as she further probes the decision to leave BAME actors unrepresented.

Gang Culture: The source and how it affects me?

By ThePalaceOfTheDogs | August 14, 2018

Siddique Kamara, a rapper in London’s drill music group –  Moscow 17,  became the capitals 85th murder on the 2nd of August 2017. Siddique, cleared of murder earlier this year, was found stabbed to death on Warham Street, Camberwell, at 19:20. Amongst the bellows of a community screaming […]