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Intwasa 2016

Intwasa 2016

2015, Book Launches, Comedy, Dance, Fashion, Gallery, Intwasa, Literary Arts, Music, Poetry, Theatre, Workshops
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We believe this year Intwasa will be AWESOME! Browse through some of the upcoming events.

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Theatre

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Get Involved

There are several ways of becoming a part of Intwasa. How would you like to contribute to the festival?

Performers

Are you planning your show? You can download an application form here.

Corporate Sponsorship

There are a variety of ways businesses can support Intwasa in 2015.

Volunteer

Would you like to volunteer during festival? Download the application form here.

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30000

Audience Targeted 

11

Years Celebrating 

15

 Countries Represented So Far 

3

NAMA Awards won

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About Intwasa

Intwasa Arts Festival koBulawayo is a Zimbabwean multi-discipline festival showcasing African aesthetics and cultural expressions.

The one week festival takes place in several spaces within the city of Bulawayo. To date Intwasa has hosted regional and international artistes from Botswana, Swaziland, South Africa, United States of America, UK, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Kenya Denmark, Italy, Malawi, Belgium, Wales and Zambia.

Intwasa is an Isindebele word meaning spring. The festival is held every September. The month is very significant in that it marks the beginning of spring; a time when a lot of activities are done. Spring is the season of regeneration and rebirth. A season for new beginnings and new life.

Our Mission
To produce a festival that encompasses mass celebration of diversity and creativity.

Our Vission
To be the leader in the creation of platforms that promote excellence in Zimbabwe’s arts and culture.

      Our Objectives
• To celebrate the arts
• To create new markets for local and international artistes through collaborations and partnerships.
• To promote cultural heritage and tourism.
• To facilitate the empowerment of children, youth and women through the arts.
• To create alternative spaces for new ideas and freedom of expression.
• To develop and implement a sustainable organisational strategy including the mobilisation of resources for the arts.

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Our Team

We believe in a diverse range of personel to bring creative skills, thoughts, and ideas to the table.

Raisedon Baya

Raisedon Baya

Festival Director
Runyararo Mutandi

Runyararo Mutandi

Festival Administrator
William Nyandoro

William Nyandoro

Venue Manager
Possenti N. Sikosana

Possenti N. Sikosana

Venue Manager
Nkululeko Nkala

Nkululeko Nkala

Marketing & Communications
Matesu Dube

Matesu Dube

Venue Manager
Witness Tavarwisa

Witness Tavarwisa

Artist Liaison / Logistics Mgr
Christensen Mapuranga

Christensen Mapuranga

Venue Manager
Nelson Mapako

Nelson Mapako

Venue Manager
Richard Ndlovu

Richard Ndlovu

Venue Manager
Raisedon Baya

Raisedon Baya

Festival Director
Runyararo Mutandi

Runyararo Mutandi

Festival Administrator
William Nyandoro

William Nyandoro

Venue Manager
Possenti N. Sikosana

Possenti N. Sikosana

Venue Manager
Nkululeko Nkala

Nkululeko Nkala

Marketing & Communications
Matesu Dube

Matesu Dube

Venue Manager
Witness Tavarwisa

Witness Tavarwisa

Artist Liaison / Logistics Mgr
Christensen Mapuranga

Christensen Mapuranga

Venue Manager
Nelson Mapako

Nelson Mapako

Venue Manager

Thabani H. Moyo

Venue Manager
Richard Ndlovu

Richard Ndlovu

Venue Manager
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BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Obert J. Z. Sibanda (Chairperson)
Nesisa Mpofu
Voti Thebe
Daniel Chikwaya
Jane Morris
Stella Nkomo
Witness Tavarwisa
Samukeliso Khumalo
Nonceba Mnkandla

INTWASA TEAM

SECRETARIAT

Raisedon Baya – Festival Director
Runyararo Mutandi – Festival Administrator

FESTIVAL TEAM

Thabani H. Moyo – Venue Manager
Possenti N. Sikosana – Venue Manager
Nkululeko Nkala – Marketing & Communications
Witness Tavarwisa – Artist Liaison / Logistics Mgr
William Nyandoro – Venue Manager
Matesu Dube – Venue Manager
Christensen Mapuranga – Venue Manager
Richard Ndlovu – Venue Manager
Nelson Mapako – Venue Manager


 

clients
  • African Distillers
  • Hivos
  • Hivos
  •  
  • Plan
  • Chibuku
  • British Council
  • Alliance Francaise
  • Ingwebu
  • Pamberi Trust
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  • Centre for Talent Development
  • Culture Fund Trust
  • Goethe-Zentrum
  • Prohelvetia
  • SDC