Mandla Mbothwe

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Mandla Mbothwe is a South African writer, researcher, stage director, performance teacher and creative arts practitioner.


He holds a MA in Theatre and Performance from University of Cape Town.

Contribution to South African theatre, film, media and performance

For eight years he was a lecturer and researcher in the Department of Drama at the University of Cape Town, while also functioning as managing and artistic co-director of Magnet Theatre, where he now serves as a board member.

He directed Did We Dance! Ukutshona ko Mendi: Did We Dance, 2012 (Sunday Times, 4 March 2012).

From 2011 to 2013 he was the Artistic Director for the Steve Biko Centre (King Williamstown);

In 2014 he became the Creative Manager for the Artscape Theatre Centre.

Awards, etc


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