Touchstone Tales monologues

Part of Revoluton Arts' Bury Park residency

A Revoluton Arts / Wellcome Collection co-commission

An evening of monologues, short film and conversation inspired by stories of 'touch' from Bury Park.


'Ramadan in Lockdown' by Hussina Raja

A new personal short film by Luton born & bred, Hussina Raja, submitted in response to observing Ramadan in Lockdown (this is additional to the crowd-sourced film which was premiered last week).

Touchstone Tales monologues

Written by award-winning actor and playwright, Sudha Bhuchar. Based on conversations with people in Bury Park on the theme of ‘touch’.

  • Romancing in Bury Park — performed by award-winning actor Sudha Bhuchar
  • Through the Prism of Touch — performed by Ragevan Vasan
  • The Ninja Sister inspired by the Pink Diamond Girls martial arts club — performed by Luton's Hussina Raja
  • The Eid Hug — performed by Naveed Khan

With music from Niraj Chag and Japjit Kaur.

Live Q & A

There will be a Q & A and open discussion around the themes, chaired by Imrana Mahmood.

Register to take part in the Q & A on Zoom.


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Age suitability

This is a family event but our age guidance is 14+ years for children as there is some discussion around the theme of touch and issues of consent, although no explicit material is shown or talked about.



Fri, 26 Jun 2020 19:30 — 20:30


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All ages
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