017 – Made In Croydon and Well Versed Ink

Interviews with two Community interest groups based in Croydon who are both having some of their events in Boxpark – Josi Kiss from Made In Croydon and Darren Randon from Well Versed Ink

Made In Croydon
Website: madeincroydon.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MadeinCroydonOrg
Twitter: @MadeCroydon

Well Versed Ink
Website: www.wellversedink.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/wellversedink
Twitter: @wellversedink
Jah-Mir Early – Crowd funder for Edinburgh Fringe – www.indiegogo.com/projects/jah-mir-early-be-spoken-at-the-edinburgh-fringe#/

Also this week:
CODA –www.codashows.co.uk
Rise Gallery -John Dimech www.rise-gallery.co.uk
Shinosaurus Popularis Exhibition Website: turf-projects.com
Bethlem Museum – museumofthemind.org.uk
Elizabeth James Gallery – www.elizabethjamesart.com

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016 – CODA Romeo & Juliet

I had great afternoon recently interviewing CODA members at rehearsals for this year’s Shakespeare in the Park show – Romeo & Juliet.

They’ll be at Wandle Park Bandstand, Wednesday 25th to Saturday 28th July 2018. Tickets £10.00

Website: www.codashows.co.uk
Facebook: www.facebook.com/CODAShows

On this weeks show:
Croydon Pride – www.croydonpride.org.uk/pridefest2018
Croydon Mela – www.croydonmela.org
Jerk Cookout – www.jerkcookout.com

Tempting Failure 2018 – www.temptingfailure.com

Thornton Heath Arts Week – www.thorntonheatharts.co.uk

John Dimech at Rise Gallery – www.rise-gallery.co.uk

Shinosaurus Popularis Exhibition at Turf Projects – turf-projects.com

Bethlem Museum – museumofthemind.org.uk

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015 – Tempting Failure 2018

Interview with Dr Thomas John Bacon about the return to Croydon of Tempting Failure – Biennial Performance Art Festival. Tempting Failure 2018 brings an eclectic selection of performance art and noise art from some of the most exciting artists around the world. #TF2018

Tempting Failure 2018
Website: www.temptingfailure.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/temptingfailure
Twitter: @TemptingFailure

Festival of Peace
Website: festivalofpeacecroydon.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/FestivalOfPeaceCroydon
Twitter: @FestofPeace


Also this week:
Carshalton Artists Open Studios
Website: www.carshaltonartists.com

Rise Gallery – Modern Suburban Exhibition
Website: www.rise-gallery.co.uk

Turf- Projects – LOW BATT. Exhibition
Website: turf-projects.com

Elizabeth James Gallery
Website: www.elizabethjamesart.com/exhibitions

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014 – Summer Of Love & Christian Graham

Interviews with Andrew & Eunice Dickinson about The Summer of Love in Wandle Park and Croydon ReUse, followed by an interview with actor/writer Christian Graham about his Croydon set play Be Born which is being performed in East London’s Space Theatre in June

Summer Of Love
Website: greencroydon.co.uk/croydon-reuse-organisation/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/wandle.park
Twitter: @greencroydon
Twitter: @CroydonReUse

Website: www.codashows.co.uk

Christian Graham
Twitter: @C_A_Graham
Twitter: @SpaceArtsCentre
Website: space.org.uk

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011 – Screen 25

This week I spoke to Katie Brandwood from Screen25 about their new home at Harris Academy South Norwood and Crowdfunding for their own projector.

Website: www.screen25.com/donate

Twitter: @screen25cinema
Facebook: www.facebook.com/screen25cinema


Website: www.codashows.co.uk

Croydonites Festival
Website: www.croydonites.com
Twitter: @croydonites

Website: turf-projects.com
Twitter: @Turf_Projects

The Bethlem Gallery
Website: bethlemgallery.com
Twitter: @Bethlem_Gallery

Croydon Community Choir
Website: www.facebook.com/CroydonCommunityChoir


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010 – Ashburton Hall

This week I spoke to Ashburton Hall interim managers Devaki Thomas and Shuba Rao about the newly renovated building and their Well-being Open Day Saturday 20th January 10am-4pm and London Mozart Players Music and Indian Dance event on the 3rd of February.

Website: ashburton-hall.co.uk

Twitter: twitter.com/AshburtonHall

Facebook: www.facebook.com/AshburtonHallArtsHub

Email: info@ashburton-hall.co.uk

Curry On NaanStop
Facebook: www.facebook.com/curryonnaanstop

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Croydon Culture Special – 008

The eighth of a series of shows supported by Croydon Council to showcase the Cultural highlights they are supporting in the Borough. An Interview with Chetna Kapacee from CR7 Culture about the Arts and cultural diverse creativity in Thornton Heath and some great events coming to Trumble Gardens.

Croydon 2019
Website : croydon2019.london

Vote for Croydon Borough of Culture
Website : www.itv.com/news/london/2017-06-30/which-borough-should-be-named-london-borough-of-culture

CR7 Culture
Website : cr7culture.co.uk

Lumiere London
Website : www.visitlondon.com/lumiere

Thornton Heath Chronicle
Website : www.thorntonheathchronicle.co.uk

CPIFF Croydon Rising Star Award
Website : cpiff.co.uk/croydon

What’s On in Croydon
Website : www.whatsoncroydon.com

The Croydon Flyer
Website : festivalflyer.com/the-croydon-flyer

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009 – Gujarati Yatra

Description – This week I spoke to co curators Lata Desai & Rolf Killius about their exhibition Gujarati Yatra at the Croydon Museum. Followed by an interview with Museums and Archives manager Rob Shakespeare.

Website: www.gujaratiyatra.com

Twitter: @GujaratiYatra

Facebook: www.facebook.com/GujaratiYatra

Lata Desai
Website: www.subrangarts.co.uk

Rolf Killius
Website: www.rolfkillius.com

Museum Of Croydon
Website: www.museumofcroydon.com

The Croydon Art Society
Website: www.croydonartsociety.org.uk


The Ludoquist
Website: www.theludoquist.com

David Lean Cinema
Website: www.davidleancinema.org.uk

Stanleys Film Club
Website: www.stanleysfilmclub.com

Spreadeagle Theatre
Website: www.spreadeaglecroydon.co.uk/homepage/whats-on

Stanley Halls
Website: www.stanleyhalls.org.uk/whats-on

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