Categories: Artists

“Unified Women” project comes together in Bulawayo

     On 3 September 2017 under bright blue skies, seven young women from the Young Vic Theatre in London arrived in Bulawayo, to a warm African welcome by Nhimbe Trust, their hosts in ‘The Unified Women Project’, which rolls out in the next two weeks with women artists of Bulawayo at the Bluez Café, housed […]

Children in Theatre & Television’ grows stronger

Nhimbe Trust’s Children in Theatre & Television (CiTT) programme has been nurturing young thespians, writers and directors since 2007, and while it now has a primary focus on filmmaking, graduates from the theatre training continue to excel in theatre. Among these are the young and strongly-emerging Nobert Makoche and Elton Sibanda, whose work recently won […]

‘REVELATIONS OF YOU’ – LADY TSHAWE

‘REVELATIONS OF YOU’ – LADY TSHAWE Featuring So Profound and DeLukes FRIDAY 18 AUGUST 2017, 6.30pm, cc$5 Waterfront, Hillside Dams, Bulawayo ***Free transport from National Gallery at 5pm   This Friday 18 August, the dynamic young poet, actress, singer, dancer and writer ‘Lady Tshawe’ presents ‘Revelations of You’ – a rich evening of live music, […]

Busi Ncube launches ‘USIKO’ at home – Friday 25 August

On Friday 25 August, Bulawayo welcomes home BUSI NCUBE for the launch of her latest CD, ‘USIKO’ – (Traditions), at Bluez Café on Lobengula St in the heart of her home town.  The launch will also feature exciting soul sisters of Bulawayo – the vivacious singer and dancer Sandra Ndebele and the acclaimed women’s accapella […]

MANGOMA & ‘SADHANA’ to ignite Bulawayo, 24 Aug

Rich and colourful cultural exchange between music artists of the world :  Bluez Café, Bulawayo – Thursday 24 August 2017 In August the exciting cultural exchange project SADHANA will unfold in Zimbabwe, featuring four fascinating musicians from far- flung corners of the globe – Mukta Raste (India), Tedi En (Indonesia), Amy Garapic (USA) and Othnell […]

Message of support from Paul Lunga, London

Message of support from Paul Lunga, London

PAUL LUNGA, UK (25 May):  “I send my greetings from London to all Byo musicians and to Nhimbe Trust.  Thank you for inviting me to this special occasion, your official opening.  Apologies I could not attend… but I feel very honoured to be invited.  I have also communicated to some colleagues in the music industry […]

Arts Heavyweights weigh in

  There were several ‘heavyweights’ of the arts scene in Bulawayo among the 60 artists/practitioners who participated in a consultative roundtable discussion on Thursday 6 April.  The artists viewed the existing hall, offices, large garden area and classrooms at the premises at 98A Lobengula Street, formerly the Youth Contact Centre, and now to be transformed […]

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