We’re very excited to introduce Jade Anouka as this year’s Artist In Residence. Join Jade for a series of events, performances and workshops during her residency in Liverpool and online.
Jade Anouka is a film, TV and theatre actor, poet and writer. She has recently appeared in the BBC’s adaptation of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials. Jade also wrote, directed and co-starred in the short film Her & Her for BBC’s Culture In Quarantine, and has held a TEDxTalk entitled Being Black, Being a Woman, Being ‘Other’.
Performances, events and workshops:
Thursday 4th Nov, 7:30 pm, Unity Theatre.
Written and performed by Jade, HEART is her first full theatre play.
Fri 5 Nov, 5pm, Unity Theatre.
Hosted by Jade Anouka with filmmaker and director Campbell X, this is an opportunity for Merseyside based QTIPBoC folks to meet and share.
Sat 6 Nov, 11am. Venue TBC.
We’ve invited Jade to share the secrets behind her incredible performance poetry with a very special workshop.
Sat 6 Nov, 4pm. Online.
Join Jade and her partner Grace Savage for an online viewing of their short film Her & Her, followed by a Q&A.
Sun 7 Nov, 12pm. Blackburne House.
Podcast host Ashleigh will be joined by Jade to chat about life, her creative influences and queer representation in the arts.
28 October – 14 November. Online.
In this short audio narrative commissioned by Homotopia, Jade and Grace reflect on their journey towards queer parenthood.
Photo credit: The Other Richard