Mema (Ndebele language)
To invite; to call
Mema Arts Zimbabwe is a multi-discipline arts organisation that was established in 2013 by Bruce Ncube popularly known as Bruno Ashley.
Traditional dancing, singing, drumming and storytelling in Zimbabwe has been passed on from generations to generations, Mema Arts Zimbabwe seeks to preserve the true Zimbabwean culture and tradition through song, dance, drumming and storytelling. Currently, Mema Arts is running workshops in schools, colleges, universities and festivals, around UK, other European countries and Zimbabwe.
Mema Arts Zimbabwe also does Theatre For Development (TFD), using drama and plays to address and send important messages through ut the world and raise awareness in global issues such as HIV/AIDS; Child trafficking; Child abuse; Citizenship; Racism; Bullying; Gender and Equality, among many other topics.
Mema Arts Zimbabwe seeks to create jobs, as Zimbabwe has a high unemployment rate, by providing
a platform for young talented people by training them in all theatre skills and techniques.
If you feel like joining in this effort, there are different ways that you can Support us!!!
Tour dates 2018
I can't sing well -but Bruce truly makes me feel I can- and empowers the creation of incredible music!