Shakespeare Lives in Botswana – Showcase Event



The Shakespeare Lives in Botswana (Shakespeare o a Tshela) Showcase Event – Wed April 13th, 6pm, Maitisong


We are proud to announce the Shakespeare Lives in Botswana (Shakespeare o a Tshela) Showcase Event will take place at Maitisong on Wednesday, April 13th, at 6pm at Maitisong.

The show will feature performances by over 100 Batswana students and actors from Maru-a-Pula School, the University of Botswana, the Ministry of Youth, Sport & Culture, AFDA, The Company@Maitisong, Naledi Senior Secondary School, St Joseph’s College, Kagiso Senior Secondary School, Moeding College, and Ledumang Senior Secondary School, who have been involved in workshops with our six extraordinary theatre practitioners from the UK and South Africa – Gregory Thompson, Greg Homann, Lali Dangazele, Natalie Ibu, Fiona Drummond and Ben Spiller.
The showcase will also feature performances by Batswana poets Barolong Seboni, Mandisa Mabuthoe and Moroka Moreri, and rapper and musician Zeus.

Tickets are P20 and are available at Maitisong – call 397 1809 – and from

*Don’t miss our other great Shakespeare events – Shakespeare in the Garden, April 10th, 4pm, Maru-a-Pula School / Basadi ba ga Shakespeare, April 10th, 5.30pmMaru-a-Pula School. Both events are FREE.

For more information email Project Director Alastair Hagger at