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Wonderful feedback from the the tour so far!

Wonderful feedback from the the tour so far!

It was an absolutely brilliant performance,I loved it!  It really spoke to me (and my Bantu DNA), it was so enlightening, inspiring and engaging.  I’ve had nothing but positive feedback from people I have spoken to. Birmingham We would love to have you back and also it would be good to explore with you and…

Blog 4

Blog 4

Day 1: Started recording the soundtracks, rhythms and beats of Africa for Anna Mudeka’s new one-woman show: ‘Kure Kure’ – currently in progress: Day 2. Vocals and Djembe: Day 3: Mbira, vocals, more drumming and … Day 4: Vocals, sound effects and checking script … Here’s Anna Mudeka explaining the song ‘Echubeleke’ (‘It Goes On’)…

Blog 3

Blog 3

Today I travelled to London to meet with fellow Zimbabwean and Art Director/Producer Simon Bright. He has produced a documentary film entitled Tides of Gold. This film is about the history of Africa and trading. It’s a powerful and insightful story which celebrates trading between Africa, India and China which goes back centuries. We met…

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Kure Kure Blog 2

Bel and I started adding concepts of visual content to the script, I added more ideas and felt the script was ready to send out to Daisy, Project Manager and David, Director. I might need to consider working with a different choreographer because my original choice may not work out. I have contacted a choreographer…

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Anna’s new project

It has been quite the build up to the beginning of the project – preparations started as soon as I heard the news I got the grant. The first meeting was at 9.30 Monday morning, in attendance was Belona (script writer) and David (director). I spoke for a good 3 hours and we started pulling…