Felix's Blog, 31 July 2014

The Ed Sheeran Rumpus

There has been a lot of dust thrown up recently about 1Xtra and the publishing of their “Power List”, with Ed Sheeran sitting awkwardly, like an white plastic angel, on top the tree. The root of all this anguish and ire is the term, “Black music”.

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Latest from Nitro HQ, 24 July 2014

Dance & Music-Theatre Workshop

We’re delighted to announce we’re offering a professional development opportunity for dance students and graduates.

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Felix's Blog, 4 July 2014

We’re Casting For Exhibit B

Nitro is delighted to announce that we are working with Brett Bailey’s Third World Bunfight and The Barbican on Exhibit B. If you are a performer and you are interested in being part of this potentially ground-breaking project then click here…

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Felix's Blog, 13 June 2014

Belle: An Unexpected Journey

In 2007 we put on a rather brilliant show called An African Cargo and in our story there is one character who can talk directly to us all the time, Dido Belle. I was delighted to see that a feature film has been made about her in “Belle”

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Felix's Blog, 30 April 2014

Nitro Australia: The Prophet – Remix

In Bankstown, where Nitro Australia lives, there is a very significant and vibrant Lebanese community. We commissioned 27 artists to each take one chapter and respond to Gibran’s poetry in ‘The Prophet’…

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Felix's Blog, 13 April 2014

So Farewell Then, Maria Miller…

If the now ex-Culture Secretary Maria Miller knew little of the arts when she landed this job, she certainly learnt the dramatic art of subtext since then: check out her apology to the House…

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