Tag: Claudia Jones

The Story of Claudia Jones – Black History Month 2022

The Black Heroes Foundation production  “The Story of Claudia Jones” returns to celebrate Black History Month at Canada Water Theatre at 7.30pm on Saturday 15th October. Tickets via Canada Water Theatre Box Office via The Albany Box Office Black history is all our history  The Story of Claudia Jones seeks to empower and inform its […]

From the Fringe to the mainstream the Story of Claudia Jones came to the Wandsworth Community 

Buried beside Karl Marx in Highgate cemetery Claudia Jones was a force to be reckoned with. As part of Windrush Day 2022 celebrations and Wandsworth’s Arts Fringe festival (WAF 2022), a collective of 160 school children, year 7 and above, over four days, were taken on a journey through her story. For an afternoon in […]

The Story of Claudia Jones WHF 2020

The Story of Claudia Jones WHF 2020 A Story of Our Heroes Wandsworth Art Fringe in your Living Room

Part of WAF20, Wandsworth Arts Fringe: In your Living Room A short play telling the story of Claudia Jones, fondly known as the mother of the world-famous Notting Hill Carnival by some, although the event that she held was at St Pancras Town Hall. She died young. The significance of her work is indicated by […]

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