The 'R' Word

A report on the findings from Eclipse's largest tour of new Black British work to date. This report was illustrated by Cressida Djambov and is a condensed summary of an audience engagement review conducted by Indigo, based on the data we gathered across the 14 week tour of Black Men Walking between February to April 2018.

The undeniable success of this tour blows away any mythical barriers and assumptions Black artists and companies face when trying to tour their work. We hope it will help to support further touring of Black work, for longer runs, across a wider range of locations in the UK and be used as a resource by artists, companies and funders alike. This is only the beginning...

Download the report.

This report was illustrated by Cressida Djambov.

To find out how you can help Eclipse to support thousands of Black artists in the North of England, tour more new Black British productions and share our findings along the way, click here . Eclipse is a charity and until April 2020 all donations made to us will be matched by our generous supporters Arts Council England. So donate £20 now, and it will automatically become a £40 donation.

 

The 'R' Word