Event

UK EVENT: WINDRUSH 65TH ANNIVERSARY NATIONAL CELEBRATION

“Experience the Legacy” The SS Empire Windrush came to Tilbury in 1948 and heralded the start of a modern, multicultural Britain. The 22nd June 2013 will mark the 65th Anniversary of this historic event. These special events, inspired by the Windrush, will celebrate the achievements and legacy of this generation. Saturday 22nd June 2013 Cruise and Reception (13:30 until 21:00 – £135pp) Reception only (15:30 until 21:00 £95pp) Book before 30th April 2013 and receive a 30% discount on each ticket (excludes []

UK EVENT: THE I’MPOSSIBLE CONVERSATION (YOUTH EDITION)

The beginning of a dream realised. When I’mPOSSIBLE started in 2009 we were very aware of the mammoth task ahead of us.  Rebalancing the negative rhetoric around women of colour, getting this group to define success on its own terms and most of all, getting young girls of colour to realise their possibilities through presenting the life journeys of others who look like them and are POSSIBLE.  This event particularly ties into one of the organisation’s goals of helping to change the []

UK EVENT: BLOGGERS D’LIGHT LIVE 1ST ANNIVERSARY

We are going to get slightly more intimate and X Rated for our March edition of Bloggers D’Light LIVE.  It’s a subject we tend to touch on every now and then during our many BD debates, but come March 17th, we will be having a no holds barred chat about SEX!!  The room could get real steamy, so hold onto your seats!! Special guests on the evening LOL About 2 Blow comedians, spoken word artist Lionheart and more…. SUNDAY 17TH MARCH 7PM £5.00 Entrance []

UK COMEDY EVENT: THE LOL SHOW – ABOUT 2 BLOW

LOL Show presents UK Tour ”About 2 Blow”. A live stand up and improv show featuring 7 of the Britain’s most talked about young urban comics such as Babatunde, Axel, Mikey Carpenter, Dane Baptiste, Aurie Styla, Mo The Comedian and Travis Jay. “URBAN” comics? is this now the acceptable term used when describing black comics? When I hear black British comics referring to themselves as being “URBAN comedians” I just shake my head. Pure foolishness. But anyway I digress… The line up is being touted []