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Production photo from Wole Soyinka's play The Bacchae, 1973 at the National Theatre.

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The Black Plays Archive is run by the National Theatre Archive team. It is a project within the department that aims to log every production by Black British, African, and Caribbean playwrights and writers. If you have information which will improve our archive, knowledge which will update the information we hold, or if you would like to have your play or theatrical work added to the archive, please get in touch. 


If you are contributing production details please include information of where you have sourced the data. You can also attach documents or images in your email to us.

Erin Lee, Head of Archive


Rianna Simons, Black Plays Archive Coordinator



Get in touch with us via the National Theatre Archive at Please cite Black Plays Archive within the subject of your email.

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