THE SPIRIT OF TOGETHERNESS
AFRICA UMOJA- The Spirit of Togetherness –is a pulsating musical celebration of South African song and dance. From the potent rhythms of tribal musical to the intricate steps of gumboot dancing, journey through the jazz of Sophiatown to the inspirational joy of Gospel and the powerful pounding energy of Kwaito.
AFRICA UMOJA is a joyous celebration of dynamic talent, with a large cast of South Africa’s young versatile performers, singers, dancers, drummers and marimba players.
AFRICA UMOJA is the inspiration of Todd Twala and Thembi Nyandeni. They created the show to remind the kids of their heritage and give opportunity to the South African youth.
AFRICA UMOJA opened at the Victory Theatre in 2000, and then moved to London in 2001. It captivated UK audiences and wowed the press with its honest energy. To date, AFRICA UMOJA has successfully toured over 30 countries around the globe and continues to do so with its many casts.
AFRICA UMOJA plays at the VICTORY THEATER, its home in South Africa Johannesburg.