Browsing the "Theatre" Category
January 5, 2017 - 0 Comments

By JOWIT SALUSEKI - COPPERBELT-based comedians over the festive period brought smiles on the faces of wit lovers who trekked to Ndola’s Lowenthal Theatre to sample some light hearted jokes. The place which is situated...

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July 2, 2016 - 0 Comments

GOOD plays will usually raise a variety of concerns, public or private and provide a variation of hypothesis; some open-ended resolve, while other conclusions the audience would require to decipher and infer. Historically, plays have...

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June 25, 2016 - 0 Comments

IT is recognised statistically, that in the literary domains, particularly in literature; script writing, short and long workshops and other trainings significantly sharpen the ability of participants’ outward performance. This is why at nearly all...

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June 25, 2016 - 0 Comments

In this month’s continued celebration of a year’s criticism particularly in African Literature, and more so poetry, we have been examining with the critic’s lens what made this column a success it has been in...

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June 11, 2016 - 0 Comments

Dear ardent readers, as observed in the last week’s column, we are celebrating a year’s anniversary of hard work in creative reflections of poetry from various parts of the world. Apparently, I am writing to...

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June 11, 2016 - 0 Comments

IN 1997, NATAAZ made history by sending a group of theatrical artists; Butondo Secondary School from Mufulira, Kitwe Little Theatre and a community popular theatre ensemble from the Zambia Popular Theatre Association (ZAPOTA) to the...

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May 28, 2016 - 0 Comments

SAMUEL Kasankha, the principal adjudicator during the recently held Mwansabombwe theatre festival justly stated: “Much as the themes of the plays were too obvious to miss, it was the manner in which the groups tackled...

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April 30, 2016 - 0 Comments

Dear ardent readers of ‘Poets and Poems’ column, I did not know and I guess you too did not know that at Makerere University in Uganda, Kampala, 700 people recently met with an addition of...

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April 23, 2016 - 0 Comments

This week we end Ocol’s swipe across the African continent on a cultural mission of cleansing. His intent to put to extinction works of academics that are inclined to preserving the cultural life of an...

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April 9, 2016 - 0 Comments

Ocol’s rationale for the rejection of traditional values of his people is not narrow-minded. He has a much deeper understanding of what is at stake than Lawino owing to his educational insight. It is not...

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