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The New Black Showcase

The Belgrade Theatre presents

New Black Showcase 2017

Wednesday 1 to Friday 3 November 2017

  • Presented at B2 stage
  • Tickets: Pay What You Can

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Join us for our fifth New Black Showcase and discover the exciting playwriting talent of the future. Once again the Belgrade is providing a platform for the voices of new writers from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds. Previous New Black Showcase writers include Liz Mytton, whose play Red Snapper went on to be professionally produced by the Belgrade in 2016.

#ADJUSTMENT by Erinn Dhesi (1 Nov)
Mother and Bibi speak Punjabi. Miah and Roma speak Emoji. As phone calls and texts flood the home, can the family figure out what happened to Miah?

The Merchant of Port Royal by Angela McNab (2 Nov)
Maroon rebel Accompong attempts to woo the Queen of Blue Mountain whilst Chief Cudjoe makes a deal with an infamous Jewish trader. Join us for Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice with a Caribbean twist.

Futuretheatre (3 Nov)
Midlands-based Futuretheatre presents extracts from Invisible by Daniel Anderson and Ninety Days by Ashok Patel as a tantalising taster before their showcase at mac Birmingham.

Wed 1 Nov 6:00pm
Thu 2 Nov 6:00pm
Fri 3 Nov 6:00pm
New Black Showcase

New Black Showcase Now On

Posted by Shaista Hussain on 2nd November 2017

The New Black Showcase is in full swing! Erinn Dhesi’s #ADJUSTMENT took the stage last night and tonight we welcome The Merchant of Port Royal by Angela McNab,... Read more

New Black Showcase: Spotlight on Daniel Anderson

Posted by Sairah Rehman on 3rd November 2017

The Belgrade is currently in the midst of its fifth New Black Showcase, giving audiences a chance to hear stories from the most exciting new writers from Black, ... Read more

New Black Showcase: Spotlight on Erinn Dhesi

Posted by Rosie Mackie on 13th October 2017

The Belgrade is preparing to present its fifth New Black Showcase, giving audiences a chance to hear stories from the most exciting new writers from Black, Asian... Read more

New Black Showcase: Spotlight on Ashok Patel

Posted by Sairah Rehman on 26th October 2017

The Belgrade is preparing to present its fifth New Black Showcase, giving audiences a chance to hear stories from the most exciting new writers from Black, Asian... Read more

New Black Showcase: Spotlight on Angela NcNab

Posted by Sairah Rehman on 20th October 2017

The Belgrade is preparing to present its fifth New Black Showcase, giving audiences a chance to hear stories from the most exciting new writers from Black, Asian... Read more

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