Talawa Theatre Company

Find out more about the cast and crew that have worked with Talawa Theatre Company. If you are interested in working with Talawa Theatre Company or similar companies, join The Mandy Network and get alerted of upcoming job opportunities.


Talawa is Britain's foremost Black-led Theatre Company. We've been around for over 20 years and during that time we have given voice to the Black British experience and nurtured, developed and supported talent.

This website includes information about our shows, past and present, how we support new writing and outlines all the ways in which you can take part in Talawa. You can also download teaching resources, keep up-to-date with all our news and subscribe to Noticeboard - our weekly e-newsletter that lists Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic (BAME) arts events and activities.


Connected mandy members:

Honor Klein
Stage Manager
2021, The Tide, Assistant Stage Manager
Lizzie Bond
Deputy Stage Manager
2021, The Tide, Technical Stage Manger
Waverley Moran
Assistant Stage Manager
2021, Talawa Firsts, Assistant Stage Manager
Talawa Studio
Adam Burns
Production Manager
2021, Covid safety, Covid safety consultant
Talawa.
Jackie Kibuka
Dancer
2019, The Tide, Actress/Dancer
2019, Fly Home Butterfly, Laide
Shorditch House
Erin McCulloch
Assistant Stage Manager
2018, Talawa Firsts, Technical Stage Manager
Talawa Studio
Julia Nimmo
Stage Manager
2018, Talawa First Festival, Stage Manager/ Operator
Rich Mix
Lorrell Rawlins
Stage Manager
2018, Run It Back!, Stage Manager
Hackney Showrooms
Ewa Dina
Actor
2018, Run It Back, Auntie Mi/Ensemble
Hackney Showroom
Esmonde Cole
Actor
2018, Run It Back, MC HYPE
Hackney Showroom
2018, Guys & Dolls, Dancer and Understudy Adelaide
Royal Exchange Theatre
Julia Nimmo
Stage Manager
2017, Talawa First, Stage Manager
Talawa studio
Yazmin Belo
Actor
2017, BITE YOUR TONGUE, Grandma/ Conrad
hackney showroom
2017, Bite Your Tongue, Spoken Word Performer
Hackney Showrooms
2017, Bite Your Tongue, Jemal Akpoigbe
Hackney Showroom
2017, Bite your tongue, Nathan
Hackney showroom
2016, Welcome to Tottenham, Resident 6 (Racist)
Talawa Theatre
Julia Nimmo
Stage Manager
2016, Hatch-TYPT:16, Stage Manager on book
Hackney Showrooms
Simon Patrick McCorry
Sound Designer
2016, Hatch, Sound Designer / Composer
Hackney Showroom

Talawa Theatre Company Jobs

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Alternative Company Names

Talawa, talawa tc, Talawa Theatre, talawa theatre co, talawa theatre co.