Black History Month Wales 2019 Swansea Launch

Black History Month Wales 2019 Swansea Launch


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Black History Month Wales 2019 Swansea Launch | Movers, Shakers & Legacy Makers

Swansea Grand Theatre Arts Wing, Singleton Street, Swansea, SA1 3QJ

Saturday 19 October 2019 | 2pm to 6pm

The Swansea launch event of Black History Wales takes place this weekend!


Hosted in the Swansea Grand Theatre Arts Wing, the BHMW2019 Swansea launch will programme a series of great music and dance performances, delicious African and African Caribbean food and a childrens drumming workshop.

2pm to 5pm | Come and enjoy music performances by: The Victory Choir | Calypso Trio | Ify Iwobi | Daniel Bonner | Amas Gbubemi | Wahda Soloflex | Skunkadelic & Woodnote and dance performances by Richard Nkhata | Arnold Matsena & Crossing Borders Youth Dance.

5pm | Delicious food served by Twale African Cusine & Jamaican Jills Caribbean food

5.15pm to 5.45pm | Children’s drumming workshop  with Amas Gbubemi

Contacts for queries and to get involved:

Kay Denyer | [email protected] | 07809 721047
Uzo Iwobi OBE | [email protected] | 07838 360979
Adele Dunstan | [email protected]

Black History Month Wales hosts celebrations around the country in October 2019 whilst Black History Cymru 365 provides a series of opportunities throughout the year for our grassroots communities and organisations to develop a diverse programme of Arts & Creative practice in Wales, to build ongoing partnership programmes to increase engagement, teach skills and development diversity in Artistic practice.


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