Closer @ Nottingham New Theatre

Published by Impact Magazine (Online) November 11, 2016. Closer is a play about four individuals who form different sets of couples. Set in 1990s London, it is a tale of lust, love, deception and betrayal that at times is disturbing in its portrayal of what people can do to each other but is also simultaneously…

Akala talks the history of hip hop at UoN

Published by Impact Magazine (Online) October 29, 2016. As part of Black History Month, hip hop artist and writer Akala spoke about the ‘Evolution of the EMCEE’ at the University of Nottingham. The talk covered the history of the art of rapping, of which the modern incarnations are grime, garage, jungle and hip hop. Akala…