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
'Wonderful performance very uplifting'
This uplifting solo piece of is authored and performed by Amantha Edmead and directed by John Sailsman. It is bought to life through a mixture of storytelling, comedy, movement and song. Drawing on African theatrical practises of fusing performance styles.
Come and join us for these three interwoven stories of triumph and hope.
'Amantha is a 21st century women, celebrating ancient Africa – and its wondrous female diaspora. '
The DUB July 2016.
'... brilliant would be a perfect description, of the performance Amantha gave....'
'Dear reader, if this show comes round again , go and see it: go and see the master weaver at work'
The DUB July 2016
Up Coming Performances
'This seasoned practioner of her craft, wove the story of three of her heroines – Amy Jacques Garvey, Madam C.J. Walker and Amy Ashwood Garvey – into a cloth called self-empowerment, iridescent as kente'
'Informative- Educational- Inspiring'
Performances available to book for events, conferences or theatre slots. Contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or via the contact page to find out more.
Audience members feedback
Thursday 8th & 22nd March 2018 7.30pm
Kuumba Arts Centre
20 Hepburn Road,
The DUB 2016
Bringing Black Peoples Histories and contemporary stories to life! Through theatre and film.