Tangle | African & Caribbean Theatre

International Theatre for Local People
Tangle is South West England’s African Caribbean Theatre Company. We celebrate the work of artists of African, Caribbean and more than 50 other heritages.

Tangle Receives NPO Uplift from Arts Council England

We’re very pleased to share that we will continue to be supported by Arts Council England Southwest as a National Portfolio Organisation for 2018-2022. We are also thrilled that ACE Southwest will invest in us further through a funding uplift of of 19%.

Phil Gibby, Area Director Arts Council England said, “Tangle are an exemplary organisation in terms of developing and showcasing Black and minority ethnic theatre and talent. Our additional investment will enable them to take their ambitions to a new level and we look forward to seeing the outcomes of this success.”

Anna Coombs, Artistic Director of Tangle said, “I’m delighted that Tangle has achieved a further four years grant support as a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England – with an Uplift in Funding of 19% and the score of ‘Outstanding’ for our artistic proposal. A special thank you to all our Trustees, staff, associates, our Patron Yinka Shonibare MBE RA, and the many artists, colleagues and arts organisations who are the life blood of our company and whose passion and vision fuels all of our work.

We look forward to continuing to deliver Tangle’s unique and crucial work across the South West and beyond.