The stage is warmly lit. A couch is strategically placed at the center of the room, creating a rich ambiance to usher in an adaptation of a short story, Tropical Fish, by Uganda’s Doreen Baingana.
As a blogger, I have had great writing opportunities which transformed my life. Last November, I traveled to Kampala, Uganda where I met an Art Curator Asiimwe Deborah Kawe. Asiimwe is an inspiration and a force to reckon with in all matters art!
She has a passion for everything art, and a bias towards theatre art. Read about her art project the Kampala International Theatre Festival.
Meet Labdi Ommes, an upcoming artist from Kenya who has gone against the tradition that bars women from playing a string instrument called the Orutu in one of Kenya’s ethnic communities- Luo.