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Thursday, October 14, 2021

debbie tucker green: ‘Sometimes it feels a little trite, a little rat-tat-tat, to say your film is activism’ by Ellen E Jones

In a rare interview, the Olivier award-winning dramatist discusses her new film, ear for eye, the frustratingly slow pace of progress for black film-makers – and her preference for lower-c…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:03PM
Saturday, July 17, 2021

George the Poet meets Munya Chawawa: ‘Poetry isn’t perceived as being masculine’ by Ellen E Jones

The podcaster talks to the online satirist about the joys of rhyming, the limits of macho culture and mocking Matt Hancock George the Poet first met Munya Chawawa when he was invited on the …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:48AM
Thursday, June 25, 2020

Gina Yashere meets London Hughes: 'America is super-racist but the glass ceiling is higher!' by Ellen E Jones

In our series pairing veteran black artists with younger talents for a frank chat about their experiences, comedians Gina Yashere and London Hughes reveal why they both felt the need to quit…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:32AM
Thursday, March 19, 2020

Tanya Moodie: Motherland, mindfulness and my Medea freakout by Ellen E Jones

As she wins a TV breakthrough award for playing alpha mum Meg in the BBC comedy, the actor talks about faith, focus and her passion for the stage Amid all the cancellations and chaos caused …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:18AM
Sunday, September 22, 2019

London Hughes: 'There are no black female household names in the UK, bar Naomi Campbell' by Ellen E Jones

From Lizzo to Prince Charles to race and the British standup circuit, the rising comic lets rip London Hughes is the talk of the town. Every town. At this year’s Edinburgh festival fringe…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:48AM

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Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 17, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre