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THEATRE SPORTS 4 May 2018 This one hour long theatre improvisation is simply delightful. The setting of the acts was chosen by the audience and their acting brought on fits of laughter from all ages. The Elephant and ...
Senza 4 May 2018 At their last performance for HIFA yesterday morning at the HIFA Global Stage, Senza got the early audience dancing and singing along to Portuguese choruses. Their title track to their first ...
Beatenberg 4 May 2018 Beatenberg is back in Zimbabwe after previous shows that were well received by the local audience. Their eclectic bursting onto the scene saw them being first invited to Hifa in 2015. Tod...
WINKY D 4 May 2018 Winky D has lyrics that will continue inspiring you long after the track has stopped playing. His emotionally charged lyrics are the opposite of his soft spoken and sociable personali...
Andrea Valeri 4 May 2018 The Italian Embassy is proud to present maestro Andrea Valeri at HIFA 2018. Now referred to as the Prince of Acoustic and a new ambassador of acoustic music, Andrea is billed to perform 2 dif...
Fantastic Night Under The Stars with The Stars at the 2018 CABS Opera Gala 3 May 2018 If music be the food of love play on! The much anticipated CABS OPERA GALA left all in attendance pining for more. It was a magical evening filled with romance, drama and musical surprise...
Mae Sithole: A Whirlwind Of Revelations 3 May 2018 Mae Sithole s performance on the Global Stage yesterday morning displayed the riches that Africa has bestowed on her children. The Zimbabwean born artist had the crowd on their feet, performing an arr...
Tapestry of Malaysia 3 May 2018 Tapestry of Malaysia brought to Zimbabwe by the Embassy of Malaysia in Zimbabwe showcased the diversity of Malaysian traditional dances. The dances performed by the acclaimed Aswara Cultural ...
Romeo and Juliet - The Handlebards 3 May 2018 This classic tragic tale is presented in a new and refreshing performance. The four members of the Hanlebards troupe held a positively delightful performance under the trees and were occasionally...
Book Launch: Kirk Helliker 3 May 2018 Helliker, sociology professor at Rhodes University, introduced his new book Political Economy of Livelihoods in Contemporary Zimbabwe which takes a sociological approach to Zimbabwe s period of c...
Bessie 3 May 2018 Words have power and true power is found when those words are verbalized. This highly acclaimed play came alive at the play reading due to the exceptionally talented local cast directed by Zane Lucas....
Happy Lunch Time At The First Street Stage 3 May 2018 The PSMAS First Street Stage in Collaboration with PEPFAR never disappoints! The Harare lunchtime crowd was sent into a frenzy by the showmanship of the College of Music and Hope Masike, the Queen of ...
Art & Craft 3 May 2018 Lovers of fine Art and Design flocked the HIFA the Global Quarter as they marveled at the artwork exhibited by various extremely talented individuals. The craft pieces showcased were a variety of...
H.I.S. Band on the Coca-Cola Green 3 May 2018 The young and up-coming band from the Harare International School yesterday served the correspondingly youthful crowd some wonderful jazz in the Coca-Cola Green. Though they started off to a ...
KLUE 3 May 2018 This was a high energy solo performance by the multitalented Australian. The expert mix of sax, vocals and percussion over an electronic foundation infected the audience. All these factors re...
SLAVIC SOUL PARTY 3 May 2018 This band of nine members showed a glimpse of their enthusiasm and energy at the beginning of the opening show. They bring together fiery Balkan brass, irresistible beats, Roma accordion and virt...
LIRA 3 May 2018 In 2000 she was discovered by musician/ producer Arthur Mafokate, who signed her to his record label, 999 Music, and helped with the release of her debut album, All My Love (2003). The album ...
BINIYAM 3 May 2018 Biniyam is a German/Ethiopian rapper and producer from Finland. Yes, that s right, a citizen of the world. This mix of cultures has an influence on this rising artist s performance as well as sty...
An Uncannily Fitting Metaphor For The Country: Come Rain Or Shine, The Show Will Go On......And Succeed! 1 May 2018 James Blaszko s production of the opening night show at HIFA 2018, blew away the audience that braved the rains to be part of the unforgettable party featuring over 100 singers, dancers, ac...
Tone's Virtuosity On The Global Stage! 1 May 2018 Impossible to travel through time and space, they say .. not for the amazing duo that is TONE! Vocalist Sarah Elizabeth Charles angelic voice, had so much depth and range that the audience was t...
Gemma Unplugged! 1 May 2018 Singing mostly alternative and acoustic, Gemma gave a cheerful and energetic performance. Her strong distinctive voice shows her experience as a singer. She instilled a lot of feeling in her songs...
Jerahuni Dance 1 May 2018 A double whammy! The production is thought provoking and seamlessly flows from one into the next. This show must not be missed! of his time . Rooted Delves deep into the real and often ig...
Baroque 2000 – Four Seasons 1 May 2018 Draped in elegantly flowing costumes of crimson red, in a candle lit theatre, the Durban-based collective, Baroque 2000, performed a hauntingly beautiful ensemble that chilled the audience in The Stan...
Midlands Christian College 1 May 2018 Midlands Christian College had the crowd in the Coca-Cola Green up on its feet! The alternative band displayed musical prowess beyond their age with their variations of jazz, classical hits and groovy...
Mae Sithole 1 May 2018 Zimbabwean-born, Cape Town based Afro-Fusion band Mae Sithole is guaranteed to keep their audience on their feet today when they perform at the Global Stage on CABS Day. Mae Sithole is a product o...
Praed 1 May 2018 Combining electronic with clarinet the duo gave an entrancing performance. Arabic meets modern music to create an exotic and captivating performance. The band explores the terrain of Arabic popula...
Senza 1 May 2018 The highly praised Portuguese group created after a several month long trip in Asia by Catarina Duarte and Nuno Calseira, bring their travel inspired songs to HIFA for the first time with percussionis...
True Vibenation 1 May 2018 If you are keen on some conscious, soulful hip-hop with a tinge of afro-funk then you definitely need to go and watch True Vibenation. The trio of Zimbabwe born twins Blending earth shattering bas...
Speech by Manuel Bagorro, Founder & Artistic Director At The Official Opening of HIFA 2018 29 April 2018 Thank you Much Everyone involved in HIFA feels so excited to again be about to present a spectacular international arts celebration here in our Capital City it s an incredible achievement and it s...
Old Mutual Supports Many Positive Zimbabwean Endeavours Including HIFA 4 April 2018 Address by Old Mutual CEO on announcement of HIFA 2018 Old Mutual Day Old Mutual Zimbabwe Limited is committed to supporting the development and growth of the Zimbabwean economy through various ini...

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