Here you will find Kala Sangam news, industry updates and information about upcoming projects, events and opportunities, as well as highlights and achievements. We welcome approaches for guest blogs on the topic of south Asian arts and artists. Please do keep checking back to stay in touch with what’s happening.
Kala Sangam announce Family Theatre Commission in partnership with Stratford Circus Arts Centre and the AMAL Said Foundation
Family Theatre Commission Stratford Circus Arts Centre (SCAC) and Kala Sangam will commission a new piece of family theatre by an artist or company The commission will share & celebrate British Muslim experiences, culture and communities The commission with premiere in Autumn 2020 in London & Bradford Makers & artists of Muslim heritage are encouraged […]
Kala Sangam invites audiences to ‘Pay What You Decide’ in 2019
We’ve introduced a Pay What You Decide scheme to coincide with the start of our new, inspiring programme of events this spring. As we continue to invite old and new audiences into our arts centre, by placing Bradford and its diverse communities at the heart of everything we do. Pay What You Decide not only allows […]
Stories from women across the north inspire new dance show
North East based Company of Others are listening to real life experiences from women across the North to create a new dance production which will premiere at Kala Sangam and tour in Spring 2019. Crackle. Dust. is a Co-Created dance theatre production with women from across the North of England. The production positively represents women […]
Press Release: As Kala Sangam celebrates its past, the company announces a new creative vision and leadership
To coincide with its 25th birthday celebrations, Kala Sangam – Bradford’s Intercultural Arts Centre – today sets out a new, exciting creative vision for the company. Looking to build on its outstanding reputation for delivering high-quality South Asian arts, the organisation has launched three clear programming strands that will inform everything the company does. The […]
Bradford Poet Sharena Lee Satti talks about her time as one of four selected artists for our Artists Takeover 2018
My time spent at Kala Sangam has been really rewarding. It has been such a tranquil and cathartic experience. Working in the open space with the stunning views. It is a writers dream to have such time to be able to put ideas and thoughts together. The previous few weeks before I was in residency […]
We’re delighted to announce four outstanding artists for our Artists Takeover 2018!
We’re really excited to announce four talented artists for our Artists Takeover 2018! The chosen artists are Parbati Chaudhury, whose piece Good Girl looks at why some women and girls in the global South Asian community find it difficult to bring up romantic relationships with their parents/guardians; Bradford’s Sharena Lee Satti who will produce a […]
Quote of the day "There are certain emotions in your body that not even your best friend can sympathise with, but you will find the right film or the right book, and it will understand you" - Bjork,1965, Icelandic singer