Entertainment

Chibuku Neshamwari Lives To Its Billing

By Daniel Kachere News EditorThere was pomp and fanfare at Harare Gardens Saturday where the Chibuku Neshamwari Traditional Dance Festival finals were held after a two-year Covid-19 induced break. The show was also a celebration of 60 years since the first Chibuku traditional brew was made. Superstars Jah Prayzah and …

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Nhau/Indaba Entertainment Diary

By MazzeltovCan’t believe it is already Friday, again! Must be the long weekend we just had where the nation was celebrating Heroes and Defences Forces holidays. Well, it’s another bumper weekend packed with events… Yoyo World Fest @Alex Sports ClubSouth African dominating Amapiano artists, Daliwonga Matiwane aka Daliwonga and Paballo …

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Morgan Heritage Returns To Zim

The Grammy-winning Jamaican reggae outfit, Morgan Heritage is set to return to Zimbabwe four years after its last performance in the country. Morgan Heritage, considered the First Family of reggae music, staged its maiden performance in the country in 2016 courtesy of 2 Kings Entertainment. It returned to Zimbabwe two …

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SA-based Gospel Musician In Digital Album Launch

South Africa-based Zimbabwean gospel musician Hope Kondo has taken advantage of the digital space to launch her second single titled ‘I am on the heart of God’. The single follows Ndidzidziseyiwo Kunamata which was produced 10 months ago and has received favourable airplay and reviews locally and South Africa. “I …

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Theatre On The Recovery Path: Zvenhamo

Zimbabwe Theatre Association chairperson and founder of Dendere Arts, Getrude Zvenhamo says local theatre is slowly recovering from the jaws of the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19-induced lockdowns choked the creative sector and closed all its spaces. “The COVID-19 plight brought a new understanding of ourselves. As an industry, we have been …

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Jah Prayzah, Killer T @ Chibuku Neshamwari Finals

Music superstar Jah Prayzah and Zim dancehall prodigy Killer T are set to add colour, experience and appeal when they take to the stage as guest artists at the Chibuku Neshamwari Dance Festival finals to be held at the Harare Gardens this Saturday. Music aficionados and lovers of the famous …

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Zambezi Lager Bonfire Back To Life

Revellers are in for a treat next weekend as the famous Mighty Zambezi Lager Bonfire bounces back following a two-year break attributed to the Covid-19 pandemic. The scheduled comeback event dubbed “Ignite” will take place on Saturday August 13, 2022 and will light up at Donnybrook Park in Harare from …

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Arts Guru Mhlanga Mourned

One of the country’s icons of the arts, Cont Mhlanga, died yesterday morning at the United Bulawayo Hospitals (UBH) after being admitted 10 days ago. He was 64. His family said he succumbed to pneumonia. Cont, short form for Continueloving, established Amakhosi Theatre in 1981 where a number of artists …

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New African Anthology Of Short Stories Coming Soon

An anthology of short stories titled African Teen Soul on Social Media Impact compiled by Africa Teen Authors Book Initiative will be published this August. The Africa Teen Authors Book Initiative is an international literary platform created to promote writing and reading of African stories by teenagers across the African …

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