When all the men of a country village are taken away by the state machinery, accused of being part of a rebellion, the women come together and create a movement of resistance of their own. This is the storyline of Ariel Dorfman’s 1981 novel, ‘Widows,’ which was later on turned into a play. Read more
Zimbabwean artists across the globe continue to hog the limelight for various good reasons. A recent achievement comes in the form of 22-year-old girl who is part of a leading German play titled ‘R.E.S.P.E.C.T.’ which premiered at the Junges Ensemble Stuttgart last week and Zimbojam watched the play.
‘Zimbabwe’s tallest comedian,’ Long John, has been announced as one of the supporting acts for the much anticipated Alfred Kainga comedy show, slated for Harare this September. Read more
Zimbabwe’s unique one-woman play, ‘Narratives from the Dark’ which features visually impaired actress, Edith Masango, is set to tour the nation starting this week. Read more
Whilst other art genres keep improving each year in terms of quality of the work, one genre that has backslidden is comedy.
Is comedian, Comic Pastor considering a career shift? Dumping his 8-5 missions in Msasa as well as his comedy shenanigans to take up music? Read more
Artists and audience living with disability are still marginalised around the world. Zimbabwe’s leading theatre venue, Theatre in the Park run by Rooftop Promotions has taken a bold step to support and promote disabled artists and ensure their venue is user-friendly.
Theatrical production, Lamentations at 12, not only heads to Edinburgh this August, but also seems to be destined for brighter days as the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands has pledged to support the play when it goes on tour in Zimbabwe. Read more
Theatre in The Park will stage a first in the history of Zimbabwean theatre when it hosts the first ever, one woman theatrical production, “Narratives from the Dark” from May 25-26, 2017. Read more
So a few days ago, Comic Pastor was trending on social media for something way out of his league, and that is music. Read more