About Time Magazine

Featured at #3 in this year’s About Time Magazine, Pietra Mello Pittman and Ella Spira are delighted to have been recognised in this way. About Time said: “Former Royal Ballet ballerina Pietra and composer Ella founded Sisters Grimm in 2009 to make a difference in the world of live entertainment. They created a new genre …


PRESS STATEMENT FROM ELLA SPIRA AND PIETRA MELLO-PITTMAN (SISTERS GRIMM)

RIP Joseph Shabalala “It’s with a heavy heart we at Sisters Grimm hear the news that Joseph Shabalala founder of Ladysmith Black Mambazo has passed away today. Our condolences extend to his family, the whole group and the many, many people whose hearts he touched. We have so many beautiful memories of writing the music …





BLACK HISTORY MONTH- INALA AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL

This may not only be a message for South Africa, thinks Mello-Pittman. “INALA is a story about togetherness, home and community,” she says. “Given what’s happening with Brexit, I think there couldn’t be a more poignant time for it. There’s a sadness in some of the songs but it’s an uplifting journey. It feels like …


INALA TO PLAY ROYAL ALBERT HALL FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY

INALA TO PLAY FOR ONE SPECTACULAR NIGHT ONLY AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL, Wednesday 23 October 2019, to Celebrate World Ballet Day and Black History Month. With Special Guest Dancers from the Royal Ballet and Rambert. INALA, the critically acclaimed South African Dance-Musical sensation, will celebrate World Ballet Day on Wednesday 23 October with a …


A UNIQUE ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITY

A UNIQUE ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITY INALA’s West End & SE Asia Premieres, celebrating unity, diversity and cultural collaboration, also mark the launch of the INALA Schools Programme, and its Educational Partnership with the Mosaic Initiative at The Prince’s Trust, providing access and opportunities for young people to gain extra benefit from the experience of attending the …