News

  • New show is part of Oxford’s Offbeat Festival

    Mandala’s brand new production, Collector of Tears, launches as part of Oxford’s Offbeat Festival in June. Don’t miss the show, on Monday 26 June, before it travels to Grenoble as part of an international festival of youth theatre. More information.

  • Calling Londoners – Mandala is at Tara Arts this week

    Night Light comes to London, where the play will be performed at Tara Arts, Earlsfield from Wednesday Feb 1 to Saturday Feb 4, with a post-show discussion on Thursday Feb 2. After that, it’s up to Derby

  • Night Light January tour starts in Liverpool

    Mandala will be on tour with Night Light in Liverpool, Bradford, London and Derby through January and February. Click here for schedule.

  • Mandala training – creative workshops

    The first of our weekly creative theatre workshops for 16-25 year olds starts on November 3 at Ark-T Centre, Crowell Road, Oxford OX4 3LN. Courses run weekly from 3 November to 15 December 2016 (seven weeks) and 27 April to 22 June 2017 (nine weeks). […]

  • Enthusiastic response for Night Light in Oxford

    “Nadia Davids’ play – a frank and emotional eye opener to the terror refugees flee and the rejection they face on coming here.” Sam Bennett, Ox Magazine. Read the full review. “Night Light at Pegasus tonight was a moving fabulously acted portrayal of the problems […]

  • Night Light: the first comments are in

    Night Light had its première at Birmingham’s Old Rep on 27 September and received a standing ovation, with first-night sell-out performance. It has stirred and moved audiences in Birmingham and Oxford on the first leg of its national tour. Coming up next: London’s Tramshed Theatre, […]

  • High profile line-up for Night Light discussions

    Just announced, the panel for the show’s post-show debates in Birmingham and Oxford. In Birmingham: Dave Stamp (Project Manager, Asylum Support and Immigration Resource Team- ASIRT); Jenny Phillimore Professor of Migration and Superdiversity (Birmingham University); Habib Rezaie, Gull Zada and Winta Teddy (apprentice Researchers); Nadia […]

  • Night Light feature in Ox Magazine

    Find out more about our new production Night Light in this feature in Ox Magazine. Getting excited about the première – only two weeks to go.

  • Mandala is part of Oxford Shakespeare Festival

    Our show Night Light explores displacement in belonging, themes which resonate with Shakespeare’s Pericles. As part of Oxford’s very own Shakespeare celebrations, Mandala is holding an Open Rehearsal at Kennington Library and Village Hall, Oxford, on 13 September 2016 from 12 noon to 7pm. Do […]

  • Off to Sweden to resist oppression!

    Mandala artistic director Yasmin Sidhwa, together with creative producer Euton Daley, has been asked to work on theatricalising new work from international poets Adnan al-Sayeghi and Jenny Lewis for the Poesi-O-Rama Festival in Malmo, Sweden. Invited by Hassan Hadi, Director of the Modern Art Theatre […]