Nia = Purpose
‘To make our collective vocation the building and development of our community’
Kuumba = Creativity
To do as much as we can in the way that we can, in order to leave our community more beautiful and beneficial then when we found it’
Kuumba Nia Arts
Bringing Black Peoples Histories and contemporary stories to life! Through theatre and film.
Written and directed by John Sailsman screened at the British Urban Film Festival 2017
Click to find out more
We are taking On Her Own Ground on the road! This one woman show has new legs and shall be reaching new audiences. We are still taking bookings. Click here for more details
Thursday 29th March 2018
Emanate Showcase, Old Fire Station
40 George Street, Oxford. OX1 2AQ
Box office: 01865 263990
Building on the success of last October's showcase, we are currently taking bookings for Autumn 2018 / Spring 2019.
Go to the Finding Beulah page to find out more.
Thursday 8th March 2018
Kuumba Arts Centre. Bristol
Nourishing Tales, WOMAD and Nne Aqwu Festivals
We we're storytelling at these three events.
This Month's Feature
Welcome! We are an Oxford based Theatre Company working with stories from the Black experience. Fusing storytelling, movement, song and dance with historical and contemporary research from the African Diaspora. We do theatre, workshops, film screenings and events.
"Exploring rituals of the past to give voice to parables of the present"