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Grammy and eight-time Latin Grammy-award winning artist Rosalía has announced her first ever global outing – Motomami World Tour – a massive 46 show run across 15 countries this year. Produced by Live Nation, the Motomami World Tour kicks off July in Almería, Spain at Recinto Ferial de Almeria making stops in Barcelona, Madrid, Mexico City, São Paulo, Santiago, New York, Toronto, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, Milan, Amsterdam, London and more before wrapping in Paris, France at Accor Arena on December 18th.

Amazon’s free streaming service announced a rebrand to Amazon Freevee, the new name for IMDb TV, beginning 27 April. Over the last two years, the ad-supported video on demand (AVOD) service experienced rapid growth in the U.S.—tripling monthly active users—driven by rapid distribution across living room devices and mobile, an increasing slate of Originals, an always updating library of highly sought movies and TV shows, and over 60 FAST channels.

The Royal Shakespeare Company in partnership with Stratford-upon-Avon musical festival and The Orchestra of the Swan are delighted to announce that multi award-winning actor Jim Broadbent will take part in An Evening of Words and Music for the People of Ukraine: a one-off fundraising event taking place at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre on Sunday 8 May 2022. He will be joined on stage by English stage and television actor and voiceover artist Samuel West, an actor best known to RSC audiences for his roles in Hamlet and Richard II.

Exhibition on Screen, the award-winning and much-loved art cinema brand, is proud to announce the release of Pissarro: Father of Impressionism in cinemas nationwide from 24 May 2022. 

Born in the West Indies, Camille Pissarro found his passion in paint as a young man in Paris, and by the age of 43 had corralled a group of enthusiastic artists into a new collective.

After the outstanding success of British Art Show 9 Wolverhampton Art Gallery is chiming in with the cultural activities around the Commonwealth Games taking place in Birmingham and the West Midlands this summer with a new exhibition Black Country Beats.

Black Country Beats celebrates the diverse musical genres that emerged from the Black Country between the 1970s and 2000s. It spotlights a selection of iconic artists whose styles were influenced by the unique heritage of the region and by the social and political change that happened here during their formative years.

Following the disruption and uncertainty caused by the ongoing effects of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, partners have agreed a new date for Wolverhampton’s Utilita Creation Day Festival.

Toura Toura Festivals along with City of Wolverhampton Council, have taken the decision to reschedule the two-day music festival due to the impact of the pandemic on consumer confidence and ticket sales.

Music from one of the most iconic back catalogues of all time, including Thunderbirds, Space: 1999, Captain Scarlet and UFO, will be celebrated in a special one-off concert at Birmingham’s Symphony Hall, a B:Music venue on Saturday 16 April. The timeless soundtracks from the TV shows of legendary producer Gerry Anderson MBE, with music by renowned composers like Barry Gray, Richard Harvey, and Crispin Merrell, will be brought to life throughout the evening by a full symphony orchestra and guest singers, depicting the iconic landscape of music, sounds and themes that defined an era.

Fantastic Negrito (neé Xavier Dphrepaulezz) reveals “Trudoo,” the “chase scene” in the movie that is his forthcoming visual album White Jesus Black Problems, out June 3 via Storefront Records. On the third single from his multi-media project, the three-time Grammy-winning singer, songwriter, and activist finds himself reflecting on the part of the human mind and spirit that wants to survive in spite of everything. 

The mention of Mirza Ghalib, a celebrated 19th Century Urdu poet, was one of the show's many attempts to emphasise the Indian origins of the heroines, Kate and Edwina Sharma, played by British-Indian actors Simone Ashley and Charita Chandra, respectively.

But despite, or perhaps because, of the references - bangles, Indian-ish embroidery, masala chai, a melodramatic tune from the Bollywood blockbuster Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, even a Hindu wedding tradition - Bridgerton has raised a fair number of mocking eyebrows.

BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing star, Craig Revel Horwood, is taking to the road in the Spring with his debut solo tour!  Join Craig as he talks about his life from Australia to the West End to Strictly, reveals a wealth of backstage gossip with his trademark wit and candour, and gives a very special performance of some of the music which has been the soundtrack to his career.

Bound and Gagged Comedy are delighted to announce that, award-winning British-Iranian actor/comedian, Omid Djalili will be taking to the road with his rescheduled UK tour. The Good Times Tour will now begin in July 2021. The tour has also been extended through 2022.

And it could not come soon enough for Omid - after experimenting with a Zoom gig where he got muted by 639 people and a drive-in gig where he witnessed an audience member get out his car, attach a hose pipe to his exhaust and feed it through the window; multi award-winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili is now where he belongs, on a stage and bringing back the Good Times.  

Over 70 adult non-professional performers from England will have the opportunity to take to the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon this Spring, with the premiere of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s epic new production of Henry VI: Rebellion. The production, which features a cast of 118 people in total, opened on Friday 1 April with non-professional adult participants from Bradford (1 April) and Nottingham (2 April) taking up the roles of the people of England for the show’s first two public performances.

The ultimate weekend for everyone with a love for fantasy books, arts, films and games, set within the stunning grounds of the majestic Sudeley Castle

Fantasy Forest, a festival that brings all genres from the world of sci-fi and fantasy together in one place, is returning to Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire, on 16th and 17th July 2022 for a weekend packed full of amazing entertainment, unique experiences, fantastic food and drink, and much more.

International Reggae Day (IRD), the annual global celebration of reggae culture, returns on Friday July 1 2022. This year's theme commemorates the 60th anniversary of ska music.

IRD UK is co-ordinated by BBM/BMC (BritishBlackMusic.com/Black Music Congress), which will be delivering hub events, in association with Reggae Fraternity UK (RFUK), Reggae Global & Culture 2022, Sound System Outernational and Shining Stars.

The Backstreet Boys, one of the best-selling bands of all time, have today announced UK and European Autumn dates for their DNA World Tour. 

The announcement includes a huge run of shows across Germany and a very special UK exclusive date at The O2, London. The group last performed for audiences across Europe in 2019, selling over 350K tickets. Produced by Live Nation, the DNA World Tour will kick off on the Las Vegas Strip this weekend with four shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on April 8th, 9th, 15th, and 16th.