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Pioneering talent development organisation Tomorrow’s Warriors have announced the return of #IAMWARRIOR on Friday October 15 at London’s Jazz Café. The gig will be an unmissable evening, featuring Sheila Maurice-Grey, Rosie Turton, Denys Baptiste, Nathaniel Facey, an incredible line-up of multiple generations of Warriors, alongside the TW Soon Come Ensemble of current Warriors.

While classicists and archaeologists have pieced together a history of ancient Rome from a number of perspectives: social and cultural, economic and political, the civilisation which stands as the cornerstone of our modern history has largely remained silent. 

People are living their lives today surrounded by music. From the car radios and TV ads which paint the background to today, to the music people hear on special occasions, at weddings, funerals and even music festivals.

Running from March through to beyond the conclusion of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games in September 2022, the festival will feature hundreds of creative commissions across the region including art, photography, dance, theatre, digital art and more.

The festival will open with Wondrous Stories created by world renowned and Leamington Spa based dance-circus company, Motionhouse.

Avant Arte is proud to announce a collaboration with the artist-run collective For Freedoms on a series of London-based public art activations accompanied by print editions from artists Christine Wong Yap and Hank Willis Thomas.

The collaboration represents the first appearance of For Freedoms’ billboards outside of the US, as well as the first-time artworks from their campaigns will be released in edition form.

Best known for playing Boycie in BBC sitcom Only Fools and Horses, John Challis, has died. His family said that he died peacefully in his sleep, after a long battle with cancer. Co-star Sir David Jason paid tribute describing him as "a wonderful actor and a gentleman in the true sense of the word".

His character - unscrupulous second-hand car dealer Terrance Aubrey Boyce - was a firm favourite with comedy fans.