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Uganda National Theater Ex-Boss Joseph Walugembe succumbs to High Blood pressure

Uganda National Theater Ex-Boss Joseph Walugembe succumbs to High Blood pressure

The Former director of Uganda National Cultural Centre (UNCC), Joseph Walugembe succumbed to high blood pressure, a family Member told the media in Kampala. The deceased’s son, Humphrey Jjuuko said the 58 year old died as a result of high blood pressure and severe anemia. “He was alright by last night but when we went […]

Battle of titans: MP Mukasa Mbidde and Ambassador Katenta Apuuli sound different drums about Uganda at international event

The member of the East Africa Legislative Assembly (EALA) representing Uganda, Denis Fred Mukasa Mbidde was the Chief Guest at the international symposium on Saturday and the Special Guest was Ambassador Katenta Apuuli. The venue was Melody Line Willem Fenengastraat, Amsterdam. Mbidde presented a paper on ‘Uganda, proper Strategies for sound Economic Growth, Good governance […]

MSc in Medical Statistics Scholarships in UK

MSc in Medical Statistics Scholarships by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) : To have sufficient knowledge to work as a statistician in the pharmaceutical industry, students studying for a first degree will usually need to complete an MSc in statistics. GSK considers it important to invest in the education of statisticians and will provide scholarships to enable students […]

Ebonies in romantic devil night drama show

The ebonies are restaging their series of romantic night and holy devil at their home Theatre La Bonita in Kampala. The series run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday every week according to the group’s director, Sam Bagenda aka Dr. Bbosa. Bbosa says that the romantic night part One will start on Saturday starting at 7:00pm. There […]

Ugandans mourn death of Ebonies star Cissy Muwanga

Theatre lovers in Uganda are mourning the death of  Cissy Muwanga, one of the key stars in The Ebonies, Uganda’s leading drama group. Cissy Muwanga  popularly known ‘matron’ for her role in the Ebonies’ long running ’90s TV series, Bibaawo and ‘Maama Naka’ for her role in That’s Life Mwattu has passed on today at […]

St Julian beats 12 to win Uganda Secondary MDD School's competition

St Julian High School, Gayaza has beaten other beaten 12 other schools to scoop the 2010 National Secondary Schools Music, Dance and Drama Competitions that took place at Kitante Primary School and the National Theatre for two days. The Schools that participated in the competition include St Julian High School plus Buddo Secondary School, Bweranyangi Girls […]

Mic Check comedians take on the Ebonies this Friday

The Stand up Comedians of the Mic Check show on NTV will on Friday 6th August and Saturday 7th August 2010 team up with one of Uganda’s oldest Drama group, the Ebonies to entertain revelers in show dubbed the “Comedians of Mic Check Vs the Legends of Drama (The Ebonies)” at Theatre Labonita. The show […]

Ebonies to present Love, Lust, Lies and revenge

Theater stars,    The Ebonies are scheduled to present their play dubbed ‘love, lust, lies and revenge at their home, Theatre La Bonita in Kampala this weekend. The play is showing on Friday July 23rd, 2010 and on Saturday the 24th of July 2010 at 7:00pm prompt. John Bagenda, one of the Directors of the […]

Theatre entertainers in Uganda resume shows after week of mourning Kampala bombs

The bomb blasts that hit Kampala and left over 75 people dead last had a great effect on the theatre industry with a cross section of drama groups last week canceling their weekly shows as they joined the rest of Ugandans to mourn the mass loss of lives. Theatre Factory and the Ebonies are some […]

Wycliffe Kiyingi’s Mudduma Kwe Kwaffe starts showing at Uganda National Theater

Renowned Play Wright Wycliffe Kiyingi’s Muduma Kwe Kaffe has started showing at the National Theatre and will be showing every Saturday and Sunday at 3:00pm and 7:00pm up to August 3 2010. The 4 act play directed by Kaya Kagimu Mukasa is centered on the political and economic confusion that reigned in Uganda since 1945. […]

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