Issue 10. Up Your Street





Wed 4th Mar             £3 noon-3pm POSH Club at St Paul’s Church Amhurst Rd Entertainment of the highest calibre with tea and sandwiches. Wear glitter. Book in advance.


Thurs 5th Mar           free 11-12.30pm East London Radio online. Mary Katherine presents. Always a lively lovely programme. Tweet your requests

                                         free 2-4pm The Mill Coppermill Lane. “Telling Tales Lounge” with Sonali and jolly good company. Tea and biscuits galore.

Sat 7th Mar                 free 1pm. Theatre Royal Stratford East E15

‘Dementia’s Journey’, a play EKTA Project Newham .Email for info and places

                                          free 10.30-4.30pm Up Your Street with Magz at Tate Britain polishing off their radio art installation entitled “Reclaim The Waves” maybe.

                                          free  1pm  Tour of East Village E20 to see Gillian Lawrence’s art and other east London based artists’ work. Tickets were by lottery so no drop in.

                                           free 11-6pm Arab Women’s Artists  at Rich Mix E1

Book at Eventbrite

– 11.00 Registration, tea and coffee


– 11.30 Welcome & preview of day’s programme

– 11.45 Spoken word, Fajr Tamimi (Poet)+ Q&A

– 12.15 Presentation on art work, Maiada Aboud (Visual Artist)+ Q&A

– 13.15 Lunch break

– 14.00 Contemporary dance performance by Tania Salmen

– 14.15 Panel discussion on experiences and challenges of Arab women artists, curators and producers in the UK.

• Danah Abdulla (Kalimat Magazine)
• Hannah Khalil (Playwright)
• Yasmin El Derby (Film Curator and Jewellery Designer)
• Tania Diggory (Dancer & Event Producer)

– 15.30 Coffee & tea

– 16.00 Presentation by Nesreen Nabil Hussein (Theatre Maker) + Q&A

– 16.30 Closing story- telling, Alia Alzougbi (Storyteller)

– 16.45 Break

– 17.00 Consultation meeting for Arab women artists and partners.
Chair, Malu Halasa (Editor, Writer and Curator


Sun 8th Mar £8 10.30am-noon Abney Park Cemetery N16. with Hackney Tours. Feminist leanings.

Mon 9th Mar  donation  6-8pm “Drift” at Gainsborough Centre West Ham station area. Immersive theatre maybe. Check at Eventbrite because it may be £10.

Wed 11th Mar free 11-1pm Soapbox at Tate Britain for seniors. Phone Tate for tickets. Discussion and natter. Tea and posh biscuits. Small group.


Coming soon to Union Chapel in Islington, Mrs H and her Singalong Band. Family entertainment and free.




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