“I totally come out of my shell to a certain extent. Guys I’m stripping, I’m playing on stage, I’m really having fun!”
“Writing is a process of erecting isibaya of mirrors. You are confined in the chaos of the many reflections of yourself and it is wild! Bedlam In Bedlam exposes the craze of seeing yourself.”- Wazi M Kunene
I’ll be performing with a 3-piece band (a lead guitarist, bassist and percussionist) for an hour-long production, just those elements nje of music and time have made me surpass any effort I’ve put into a poetry performance before, it will be like no other.
We know exactly how exciting and challenging international projects be so we caught up with founder, Ishmael Sibiya to find out more about this exciting project.
Being a newsreader I find it so easy to read past the tragic stories but during this particular session I remember coming to the realisation that, “hey…there are actual people behind these headlines”.
The digital nature of the era we are in, demands that multimedia be the norm. But this should be used wisely.
My showcase was a meditation of sorts; designed to entrench faith and hope so deep inside, that the audience walks away with a deep sense of hope and faith in their respective troubling situations.