Black Joy: On Stage
Bring your own voice onstage at Blue Elephant Theatre!
Address:Blue Elephant Theatre
59a Bethwin Road
Post code:SE5 0XT
Tickets:These workshops are funded by Southwark Council’s Black History Month Fund and are free.
Open hours:Workshops are on Wednesdays from 7.15pm-9.15pm from September 20th to October 18th. Performances are on the evenings of October 20th and 21st.
This Black History Month in Southwark is all about Black Joy - placing resilience, resistance and reclamation at the heart of Black storytelling.
Led by acclaimed writer, actor and facilitator, Nicole Acquah, these workshops take Black Joy and Black History as the starting points to create and perform original monologues as part of a wider community performance on Blue Elephant’s stage.
A chance to meet new people, develop creative skills and celebrate Black experiences, workshops take place on Wednesday evenings from September 20th to October 18th from 7.15pm to 9.15pm. Performances are on the evenings of October 20th and 21st.
To request to join, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Participants should be Southwark residents and 18 and over.
By Bus:12, 35, 36, 40, 42, 45, 68, 148, 171, 176, 185, 436, 468
All these buses stop close by.
By Tube:The closest tube is Oval.
By Train:The closest train stations are Denmark Hill, Elephant and Castle and Vauxhall.
Access for wheelchair users
Disability awareness training received
Level access toilet
Positive about disabled people
Workshops will be held in our theatre space which is on the ground floor and accessible to wheelchair users. There is an accessible bathroom on the same floor.