Uvuko Lwethongo

Dongadala Bemdiliza,

Live Performance

Uvuko Lwethongo translated to the Awakening of a dream is a multidisciplinary production deeply rooted in Dongadala's sensational writing of what he dreams. This poetry production features elements of music including percussion, keyboard and vocals, to create a beautiful experience for audiences. The production deeply resonates with all audiences because of its ability to create imagery through words. The production is a manifestation of a reality attainable through dreams that come in the wake of dawn, dreams essentially should be attained.


Producer: Dongadala Bemdiliza
Vocalist: Khanya Tukuma
Keys: Dominic Hans
Percussions: Djembe52

About the Artists

Dongadala Bemdiliza is a highly decorated poet who has published 3 books under his name. He has been performing poetry for the past 20 years, has released 2 studio albums and has been featured by artists such as Zain SA, Bongani Tulwana, Edgar Muzah and others. He has performed in many festivals across the country and the Eastern Cape. In Nelson Mandela Bay he has performed at the Splash Festival, Culture Kapital, Summer Season and many events across the Nelson Mandela Bay. He brings to any stage quality and experience.
  • Target Age Group
    Adults Only
  • Age Classification
    All Ages
  • Reason for Classification
    • Professional Content
    • Aimed Towards Teenagers
    • Aimed Towards Adults

  • February 22, 2024
    19:30 - 20:15
    Athenaeum Little Theatre

  • February 24, 2024
    17:30 - 18:15
    Athenaeum Little Theatre
  • Name
    Athenaeum Little Theatre
  • Location
    The Athenaeum, Athol Fugard Terrace, Central, Gqeberha
  • Directions
    The Athenaeum has on street parking in Athol Fugard Terrace and Castle Street. The parking area and entrances have security while the venue is operating
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  • Accessibility Info
    There is step free access to the auditorium from the Castle street entrance. The venue has accessible ablution facilities
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  • Event Format
    Live Performance