African Echoes in New Jazz

6th Nov 2014, 5:00pm

Rose Theatre

Xoli Norman

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNFORTUNATELY, DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, THIS EVENT HAS HAD TO BE POSTPONED

African Echoes in New Jazz

Admission is free but please ensure you book your ticket in advance

5.00pm, 40 minutes, followed by a 15 minute Question and Answer session

Renowned South African playwright, composer and musician, Mxolisi Norman has worked in Namibia, Senegal, Prague, the UK, USA, Berlin, Mauritius and Zimbabwe. He was the first Black artist to win the prestigious South African Schreiner Prize amongst other awards. Norman has also had academic Fellowships to France, Germany, Senegal and the UK (Goldsmiths, Bristol). His last play was published by New York University Press and he has created 11 original South African Musical and Theatre works. He has also taught and conducted Master classes in Musical Theatre at South African, UK and other Universities. His work combines African indigenous sounds with American Jazz.