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19.4.16

nitroBEAT DIRECTOR TALKS BLACK THEATRE IN THE UK

In an excerpt from an interview for ‘Timeline’ - a film exploring the history of Black physical theatre in the UK, directed by visual and physical theatre artist Benji Reid, Diane Morgan responds to a question about honouring black artists contribution to theatre and introduces her ‘manifesto for the future’.

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Timeline premiered at STUN, Manchester on 11 December 2015.

For an introduction to Afrofuturism check out these links:

Afrofuturism Conference: Designing new narratives to empower the African Diaspora.

Panelists discussed how Afrofuturism reclaims ownership over black identity with art, culture and political resistance.

Afrofuturism on film: five of the best.

Seminar report: Afrofuturism’s Others at Tate Modern.

Afrofuturism to everyday futurists: new kinds of artists, power & tech.

For further information about accessing the nitroBEAT archive, dating back to the company’s inception as Black Theatre Co-op in 1979, click here.