GUG’OTHANDAYO PERFORMS IN BULAWAYO

Nhimbe Trust’s Blues Café in September brought the South African act Gug’othandayo the Musical to Bulawayo for three performances, two of which were held at the Academy of Music on the 28th and 30th of September while one was held at Bulawayo Theatre as part of the Intwasa Arts Festival koBulawayo on the 1st of October.

read more

Call for Plays

A new playwriting competition is calling for submission of plays from Zimbabwean playwrights. The playwriting competition is centred around how the women's movement can respond to the political crisis in the country; how it can support women who are victims of that political crisis at every level of society, including the political; what is preventing the women's movement from having an adequate response, and how can the women's movement be more engaged for societal transformation rather than personal development.

read more

PAWE - WECA Bursary Call

PAWE (Performing Arts Women Entrepreneurship Programme) has a bursary for a woman entrepreneur in the performing arts to participate in the 4th Annual Women in Enterprise Conference and Awards (WECA) 2016 to be held on 16 September at Cresta Lodge Hotel Harare, under the theme; “Sustainability Of Women Owned Business In Zimbabwe Through Connecting Women Entrepreneurs To Markets”. Topics to be covered at WECA are:
• Her Story – An African Woman Entrepreneur’s Journey of Challenge, Perseverance and Triumph

read more

NHIMBE HOSTS ARGENTINA'S MANDRAGORA CIRCUS IN BULAWAYO

The Argentinean circus act, Mandragora Circus, will perform in Bulawayo at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe in Bulawayo on the 10th of August at 2:30pm and at the Zimbabwe Academy of Music in Bulawayo on the 12th and 13th of August at 6:00pm and 5:00pm respectively.
Mandragora Circus is a 55 minute long wordless performance where two clowns tell a story of comedy and love. Circus stunts, music and unconventional instruments weave the acts of this play together allowing the audience to imagine situations, conflicts and solutions in a delicate story for all.

read more

Pages