FEATURED EVENT: TRAJAL HARRELL: HOOCHIE KOOCHIE: A PERFORMANCE EXHIBITION @ THE BARBICAN. Trajal Harrell’s performances are carefully crafted blends of fact and fiction in which he skilfully mixes the conceptual with the whimsical in an inventive, playful and sassy way.
FEATURED EVENT: OXYTOCIN: BIRTHING THE WORLD @ ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART. A symposium and programme of performances about women, carers, mother art, maternal health and wellbeing. Supported by LADA and under the umbrella of the Procreate Project, Oxytocin - birthing the world, is an international research and community event focused on mothers and carers.
FEATURED EVENT: HOTBED: A FESTIVAL OF SEX @ CAMDEN PEOPLE'S THEATRE. Three weeks of adventurous performance guaranteed to expand your carnal knowledge. From the ubiquity of porn to the secrets of your sexual fantasies, from a celebration of sex-positivity to the difficulties of representing sex on stage, this twenty-one night stand lays bare sex, 2017-style.
FEATURED EVENT: JOY AND DISSENT: A FESTIVAL OF CULTURAL ACTIVISM. What does joyousness look like as a political performance strategy? Can joy or beauty be radical forms of protest? Or should resistance by its very nature be painful?
FEATURED EVENT: ARAB WOMEN ARTISTS NOW (AWAN) FESTIVAL is a festival that provides a platform to exceptionally talented Arab women artists, to increase the visibility of their work and expose new audiences to these under-represented communities and cultures.
FEATURED EVENT: Low Stakes is a two day festival showcasing new work and work-in-progresses from London’s up and coming Live and Visual artists. Low Stakes loves rough, risky work. At New River Studios, London (February 17th -19th).
For December 2016 we are featuring Underwire Festival: the UK’s only film festival celebrating female filmmaking talent across the crafts. Since 2010, the festival has awarded training and mentoring opportunities to over 40 filmmakers, and has screened over 300 films.