Yezi Arts Promotions and Productions - Zambia's Upcoming Theatre and Media Arts Promoters!

Our History

Theatre
  • “Tribulations of Job”
  • “They must be Sick” (Ngoma Award Winner, participated in international festivals in Zimbabwe and South Africa)
  • Organised first ever private festival; “April Theatre Festival” in Lusaka
  • “2003 April International Theatre Festival”
  • “2005 April International Theatre Festival”
  • “2007 April International Theatre Festival”
  • Filming of stage plays for television series “Direct from the Stage”
  • Filming of stage plays for television series “Direct from the Stage”
  • Partnering with the National Theatre Arts Association of Zambia (NATAAZ) in organising the “2009 Senior National Theatre Festival”
Media Arts (Film)
  • “Cadres for Hire”, “True Heroes”; short drama films encouraging free and fair elections in the 2001 presidential and parliamentary elections. A production sponsored by the Southern African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Dispute (SACCORD) a regional NGO.
  • “The Road”; short drama film tackling corruption in government circles. The production was sponsored by Transparency International Zambia (TIZ).
  • “Family Tree”; a docu-drama on preservation of values, and promotion of education in the Zambian society. The film featured at the SACOD Forum in Cape Town, South Africa. The film was produced for Zambia Civic Education Association (ZCEA).
  • “Civic Education in Zambian Schools”; a two part documentary on the introduction of civic education in Zambia’s secondary school curriculum. These were produced for ZCEA.
  • “Kavalamanja – in Defense of the Nation”; a historical documentary on Zambia’s contribution to the liberation struggles of southern Africa. Produced by Yezi Arts Promotions and Productions and won a Ngoma Award as the best     documentary in Zambia for 2008.
  • “APRM in Zambia”; a 25 minute documentary on Zambia’s undergoing of the Africa Peer Review Mechanism (APRM). The production was sponsored by the APRM, Civil Society Organizations’ Secretariat.
Direct from the Stage:
  • “Extinction” by Tagwamo Theatre Ensemble
  • “Merchants of Sex” by SWAAZ Theatre Club
  • “Unfaithful” by Mufulira Arts Council
  • “Nightmare” by Chingola Arts Society
  • “Whispers in the Closet” by Nkana Kitwe Arts Society
  • “Kiss the Hangman” by Lusaka Theatre Club
  • “The Dumb Must Speak” by Kasama Theatre Arts

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