The Securities and Exchange Commission of Zimbabwe (the SECZ) in partnership with the Investor Protection Fund (IPF) have early this year started a project dubbed ‘Ayoba Mkoba’ focusing on capital markets in Zimbabwe. The project is the production of a 13-episode audio drama series which aired on ZBC’s Radio Zimbabwe and Skyz Metro FM and is currently streaming on SECZIM’s YouTube channel.
Rooftop Promotions administered Theatre in the Park to host Bulawayo-based theatre troupe Umkhathi Theatre Works from Wednesday the 13th to Friday the 15th 2021. Dubbed ‘Footprints’, the play is a musical dance show and a theatrical presentation which gives the narrative that traces the story of Ndebele people mainly through dance and storytelling.
Ashtar Theater, which this year falls on the 30th anniversary of its founding, supported by the British council-Digital collaborations, and in partnership with the British “Mandala Theater”, is preparing to launch the fifth edition of the Ashtar International Youth Theatre Festival, from 1-7 July 2021, under the theme “ARTIVISM “, for a cultural act that contributes to social change.
American playwright and actress June Carryl is set to premier theatrical production The Good Minister from Kunyarara in Harare in partnership with a Zimbabwean cast and production team.
The second edition of the annual MITAMBO INTERNATIONAL THEATRE FESTIVAL opens today in total defiance of the global pandemic Covid_19 which has cast a dark blanket of several festivals but the organisers of Mitambo have gone the digital route.