brolly P R O D U C T I O N S
“By working in an operatic form, with a diverse cast, in a black led company, Brolly are an essential part of redefining opera: whose stories are represented on the opera stage; who creates and tells them.”
Jo Nockels, Opera North
Brolly is a global majority led cross-arts company with co-Artistic Directors Rachana Jadhav (Designer / Illustrator) & Dominic Hingorani (Writer / Director).
We are an ideas company who devise performance work whose form is led by concept and create, produce and curate arts projects across the disciplines placing design at the centre of our practice.
We are commissioned and funded to produce cross-arts work at small, mid and large scale and have experience of national touring and working in non-traditional spaces.
We aim to:
Develop new roles for under-represented artists in the repertoire
Create new & diverse artists, participants and audiences for the Arts and Heritage to reflect the diversity of contemporary Britain
Make visible the hidden and sensitive histories of minority communities in Britain in partnership with museums and library archive
Our partners and funders include: Arts Council England; British Museum; Hackney Empire; National Maritime Museum; Half Moon Theatre; Stanley Thomas Johnson, Cockayne - London Community Foundation; Bristol, Greenwich & Newham Music Education Hubs; Unity Theatre Trust; Fidelio Trust; Opera North, Kaye Pemberton Charitable Trust; University of East London.