Visionary Arts

Sherine Chalhie: ‘I aim to explore stories about people from all backgrounds and cultures’
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My first show Hijabi Matters is a dramatic comedy that explores identity, culture, family pressure,...
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Lucy Jane Parkinson - courtesy of Max Zadeh
Drag King Lucy Jane Parkinson / LoUis CYfer on starring in Jon Brittain’s Rotterdam: ‘We have removed the shackles from defining what is an entertaining narrative’
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Lucy Jane Parkinson, aka LoUis CYfer is a British actor and drag king, who encourages conversations about...
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A fertile concept: Fertility Fest 2019 highlights
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The world’s first arts festival dedicated to fertility, infertility, reproductive science and modern families will...
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The Lovin’ Spoonful: An interview with Diverse Music Solutions founder Spoonface
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Spoonface is a British actor, voice artist, agent and consultant and the voice behind Black...
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Awards founder Adrian Grant with Mandla Mandela, Professor Green, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, the UK cast of Hamilton and Kevin Hines
The winners of the 2019 Visionary Honours Awards
A glittering night was enjoyed by all at the inaugural Visionary Honours 2019, held at...
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Nile Rodgers Glastonbury 2017 ©Jill Furmanovsky
Nile Rodgers announced as curator of Meltdown 2019 at London’s Southbank Centre
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The Southbank Centre in London has today revealed that the curator of its famous Meltdown festival...
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Kudzanayi Chiwawa and Ayesha Casley Hayford (Photo credit: Harry Elletson)
Tonderai Munyevu: ‘We need to see people of colour in period plays because we exist, we always have’
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Tonderai Munyevu is the co-artistic director of Two Gents Productions, which is staging an all-black,...
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The Prism Project is a new BAME initiative by the Park theatre.
Park Theatre announces new BAME initiative: The Prism Project
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The Prism Project, specially created to nurture BAME voices on stage was today unveiled by...
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Percy, Blessing, Sharon, Emily Lim and the Pericles Company with the Duchess of Sussex at the National Theatre (Photo credit: Emilie Bailey)
Will Meghan Markle help create more diversity in the arts?
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The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, yesterday made her first official visit to the National...
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Where are the women at the old white men’s Oscar’s club?
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In recent years, the whiteness and maleness of the Academy Awards have finally begun to...
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