Zwelinzima Somyali

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Zwelinzima Somyali (19**-). Theatre practitioner.

Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance

Founder and leader of Lukhanyo Freeway Artists in Grahamstown East (1989). Produced various musical plays from scripts the group developed - these include Crisis in the classroom and First Stop Namanje, both performed at the Standard Bank National Arts Festival. (NELM)

He was in the cast of the Rhodes University Drama Department production of Ghost Dance directed by Nan Hamilton in the Old Gaol, Somerset Street, Grahamstown, in September 1995.


Source: Zwelinzima Somyali

Photograph of the cast of Ghost Dance held by NELM: Photograph collection [Collection: Rhodes University. Drama Department]: 2008. 51. 7. 9. 3.

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