British Asian Festival - January 2016

British Asian Festival - January 2016

27 November 2015

Rifco and Watford Palace Theatre present 3 days celebrating the diverse talents and achievements within British Asian arts and culture from Thursday 21st to Saturday 23rd January, 2016.

The festival line-up features exhibitions by contemporary illustrator Inkquisitive and The Singh Project by photographers Amit and Naroop. Screening of Comedy film Convenience with a talk with Actor and Producer Ray Panthaki. Scratch performances of new work from Rifco’s developing artists – Rifco Associates and MummyJi returns with her variety show MummyJi Presents…The Professionals. Also, the BBC Asian Network will be bringing its Big Comedy Night to the theatre. Breakfast show presenter Tommy Sandhu hosts some of the biggest UK stand-up comedians and spotlights the hottest new talent.

Come enjoy a vibrant festival of music, comedy, theatre, film and art in Watford.

Curated by: Ameet Chana and Pravesh Kumar

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Festival Listings

Thursday 21 January


Film: Convenience

Followed by talk with Ray Panthaki hosted by Ameet Chana at 9.30pm

Friday 22 January


Scratch Performances: Rifco Associates


BBC Asian Network: Big Comedy Night

Saturday 23 January


MummyJi Presents...The Professionals

Friday 22 - Saturday 23 January

Exhibition: The Singh Project by Amit and Naroop

Exhibition: Inkquisitive Illustrations