Other BHM events happening in Derby...

... After all life is like a box of chocolates.  What's your favourite selection?

The Old Woman, The Buffalo and the Lion of Manding

5th October  2pm

Guildhall Theatre, Market Place, Derby

Tickets £12/£8 (students, 14-16s)
Box Office 01332 255800



Created and performed by Jan Blake, Raymond Sereba and Kouame Sereba.


From a royal family torn apart by jealousy, plots and exile.

From an outcast, shape-shifting grandmother and insulted mother.
Comes the story of the birth of a child who can bring together kingdoms.

A story told for hundreds of years.

A story of courage, faith and strength.

A story of Mali.

Tour Produced by Adverse Camber www.adversecamber.org

Suitable for 14+

The Souldeep Band: The Souldeep Sessions

26th October 8pm


Chapel Street, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3GU

Tickets: £10.00 (£8.00)

Tel: 01332 370911



As part of Black History Month an evening of inspiration and the celebration of ‘Iconic Black Women of History’ featuring 12 nominees and 12 nominated Iconic Black Women.


The evening includes performances by celebrated poet Mother Hubbard and the SoulDeep Quartet featuring Corey Mwamba and other special guest appearances.



BHM Films this October


11th - 13th    The Stuart Hall Project

15th - 17th    Viramundo: A Musical Journey

28th - 30th Nothing But a Man


Tickets from QUAD

Box Office 01332 290606


QUAD will be screening three films as part of Film Celebration for Black History Month in October. The selection includes two new films, The Stuart Hall Project and Viramundo: A Musical Journey With Gilberto Gil; as well as Nothing But A Man, a film from 1964. All three films feature great soundtracks, from Miles Davis to Motown to Gilberto Gil’s eclectic mix of samba and reggae.

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