Articles tagged 'play'

Kumafulatsi: Amidst the ugly, dirty 23 August 2017 HARARE - Kumafulatsi; By Wonder Guchu, Arts Initiates, 2015. 134 Pages Filth, debauchery, drunkenness, prostitution, child abuse, eroded moral fabric, false prophets, blackmail, homosexuality, poverty, petty thefts among others are all part and parcel of Wonder Guchu's exciting play, Kumafulat...
All set for historic play 24 May 2017 HARARE - Edith Masango, who is set to become the first visually-impaired actress in Zimbabwe to feature in a one-woman theatrical production on Thursday, says her performance will be a perfect platform to show that people living with disabilities are equally competent. Masango will star in the...
Play explores women's challenges 2 May 2017 HARARE - Among the many talented playwrights who responded to the open call for plays that explore the challenges faced by women in politics, Nhimbe Trust has selected Thoko Zulu's Lunatic. Lunatic gives an insight into extreme human behaviour and the conflicts and demands of living in an unju...
Local Child abuse play traverses the world 17 March 2017 HARARE - Veteran actress Getrude Munhamo has been pleasantly surprised by how her play, “Lamentations @ 12,” the first and only one she has written, is generating “unimaginable interest” in many diverse countries. The play, which puts the spotlight on the sexual, physical and emotional abuse i...
Danai Gurira puts spotlight on Zim wedding norms 9 March 2017 HARARE - Hollywood actress Danai Gurira's latest play titled “Familiar” has attracted a fair share of interest on the theatre circuit in the United States of America. It is about a Zimbabwean family based in Minnesota which is preparing for the wedding of their eldest daughter, a first-generat...
One-man play actor set free 15 April 2016 HARARE - Protest and award-winning actor Sylvanos Mudzvova, who was arrested on Wednesday in the capital for staging a controversial one-man play Missing Diamond: I Want My Share, has been released without charge but not before being warned that he could disappear just like missing anti-President...
Actor, journalists arrested over $15 billion play 14 April 2016 HARARE - Playwright and award-winning actor Sylvanos Mudzvova was yesterday arrested by police while staging a one-man theatre production Bring Back the $15 billion at Parliament. Mudzvova was arrested together with journalists who were covering the event. [GoogleAd] The journalists who ...
'Bring back our $15 billion' 13 April 2016 HARARE - Playwright and award-winning actor Sylvanos Mudzvova says now is not the time for theatre plays to be conducted in theatre halls but that they should be taken to the streets where the affected people are. [GoogleAd] Today, Mudzvova will stage a one-man 30-minute play titled Bring B...
Two plays begin national tour 9 December 2015 HARARE - Two plays — Water Games by Jens Vilela Neumann and The Taking written by Raisedon Baya and directed  by Memory Kumbota — have been chosen to go on a national tour as part of Nhimbe Trust's agenda to promote the expansion of the theatre genre. Dubbed “Cultural Decentralisation National...
Lessing's life captured in new play 25 November 2015 HARARE – Nobel prize-winning author, the late Doris Lessing's life and thoughts will be re-lived in the play Guinea Fowl set for Friday until Sunday at the new Theatre in the Park in Harare Gardens. Rooftop Promotions in collaboration with Theatre Nova brings you Guinea Fowl that first premier...