A series of staged readings by dramatists of African and Caribbean heritage; Curated by Natasha Bonnelame.

Starring: Cynthia Erivo, Sheila Atim, Martina Laird, Lorna Gayle, Ronke Adekoluejo, Gershwyn Eustache Jnr, Kadiff Kirwan, Patrick Robinson, Cherelle Skeete, Tonderai Munyevu, Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, Fiston Barek, Jay Brown, Ayesha Antoine, Golda Rosheuvel, Ashley McGuire, Kemi Bo Jacobs, Clint Dyer, Okezie Morro, Leo Wringer, Ray Emmett Brown, Jay Villers, Devon Anderson, Percelle Ascott,  Kirsty Bushell, Christine Entwisle, Simone James, Javel Hall, Jessica Kennedy, Annie Domingo, Jude Akuwudike, Ayesha Casely Hayford, Vivienne Acheampong, Nakay Kpaka, Allyson-Ava-Brown and Claire Perkins.

National Theatre (2015)

NEW VIEWS (staged readings)

Care Less by Will Johnson & No Houses Out the Windows by Freya Wilson

Each year hundreds of students from across the UK learn about playwriting from some of the finest writers in the business and write their own short plays. One play is chosen to be staged at the NT with a professional cast and the runners up receive staged readings.

National Theatre (2015)


by Joseph Coelho

A sci-fi radio play, made with young people from Blackfriars settlement.

National Theatre (2014)


Workshops with KS2 & KS3 exploring the themes of Gbolahan Obisesan’s play about the history of Nigeria.

Unicorn Theatre (October 2014)



A transition project run by Comapny 3 (Islinton Community Theatre) for primary school and secondary school children. Working with eight to eleven year olds to make professional theatre.

Company 3/ Islington Community Theatre (October 2011- May 2013)