Categories: Events

Mlom Wakho Poetry Slam @ Bluez Cafe

On Saturday 25 November, MLOM WAKHO NAXIONAL POETRY SLAM comes to the Bluez Cafe in Bulawayo, from 3pm.   The Africa Cup Poetr Slam Chad 2018 Qualifier!   An explosion of poetry from some of Zimbabwe’s great poets.  cc$2 – or a sealed food item for charity!

‘Walk With Me’ by Mgcini Nyoni

BLUEZ CAFE were proud to host, on Friday 24 Nov,  ‘WALK WITH ME’ – a play by Mgcini Nyoni: A collage of women’s stories of love, stories of pain, stories of despair and stories of triumph.  Presented over one hour by three women, the production took the audience through a myriad of emotions and realisations.  […]

CANCELLED: ‘Blood Tongue – The Musical’

CANCELLED: “BLOOD TONGUE – THE MUSICAL” HARARE & NORTON, 15-16 Nov 2017 NHIMBE TRUST very much regret to announce the cancellation of the performances of the play ‘Blood Tongue – The Musical’ in Harare tonight and Norton tomorrow, due to circumstances beyond our control.  We hope to reschedule soon, and will keep you informed.

‘Blood Tongue – The Musical’ (Zim-SA)

‘Blood Tongue – The Musical’ :A Zim-SA collaboration In another exciting collaboration unfolding in Bulawayo from 23 October to 10 November, Nhimbe Trust will be producing “Blood Tongue – The Musical”-  a play by the award-winning Zimbabwean  playwright and author, Christopher Mlalazi, directed by Eunice Tava in collaboration with South African music directors Bafana Dladla, […]


‘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 […]

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 […]