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Congratulations to Tara Arts & AIK Productions winners at the Asian Media Awards 2017

26 October 2017

Huge congratulations to Tara Arts and AIK Productions for winning the 2017 Asian Media Award for Best Stage Production for the national tour of Combustion by Asif Khan.

Bradford, in the month of Ramadan, Asif Khan's debut comic-drama explored a grooming scandal against the background of racists planning to march through the city. Combustion toured to several of the Black Theatre Live consortium venues including Tara Theatre, Queen's Hall Arts, Hexham and the Theatre Royal Margate.

ASIAN MEDIA AWARDS 2017

Journalists, film makers and media professionals from across the country were honoured at the fifth Asian Media Awards.

The ceremony was held at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate last night (Wednesday 25 October).

Writer Yasmin Alibhai-Brown was presented with the Outstanding Contribution to Media Award.

Director Gurinder Chadha was honoured with the Sophiya Haque Services to British Media Award.

Broadcaster and presenter Anita Rani was named Media Personality of the Year.

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