Playscript presents Tarisai Vushe in

Out of Africa

1 - 15 Oct 2021

Past Event

IMPORTANT UPDATE 14 SEPTEMBER 2021: In light of the ongoing impact of COVID in Greater Sydney, this event has been cancelled. If you are an existing ticketholder, you will be contacted by our Box Office.

 

Tarisai Vushe tells her journey, from a village in Zimbabwe, to its capital Harare, then to Sydney suburbs and the Northern Territory. She sings popular international and Australian songs of different styles, as well as African songs, and reflects on life in Africa and here, finding some surprising similarities as well as differences. She provides a positive and distinct perspective of what it is to be an Australian in 2021.

Tarisai is joined in song by Ugandan born Kenneth Tusubira, Jonathan Chagaresango (Zimbabwe - keyboard) and Suzan Mutesi (song and dance). The cast are all highly accomplished and experienced, in a show full of energy, upbeat music, comedy and story telling.

Tarisai has had an outstanding career as singer since arriving in Australia 20 years ago, featuring in clubs, Australia's Got Talent and other television shows and musicals, with tours around Australia and Asia. The latter include lead roles in The Lion King and Madiba (Mandela).

Please note this event was originally scheduled for 3 - 17 July 2021.

Cast Tarisai Vushe, Kenneth Tusubira and Suzan Matusi (pictured L-R)

Writers Tarisai Vishu and Geoffrey Sykes

Directors Geoffrey Sykes, Tarisai Vushe, Kenneth Tusubira and Suzan Matusi

Musical Direction Tarisai Vushe and Jonathan Chagaresango

Choreography Kenneth Tusubira

We are a registered COVID-Safe business and we're committed to making your Seymour visit as safe and enjoyable as possible.

This show will be open to 50% seated capacity. Please consider your comfort levels before booking as you may be seated next to other booking groups.

All patrons over 12 must wear a mask while inside our foyers and theatres. We also request patrons remain in their seats to help ensure a calm and safe experience for all.

Find out about our other COVID safety measures here.

Sound Lounge

Fri 1 Oct 7:30pm - CANCELLED
Fri 8 Oct 7:30pm - CANCELLED
Sat 9 Oct 7:30pm - CANCELLED
Fri 15 Oct 7:30pm - CANCELLED

105 minutes (including interval).

Full $38
Seniors $36
Concession $31

$6 transaction fee applies.

If you are booking with a Dine & Discover voucher, please note that in line with the Dine & Discover T&Cs, only one voucher can be used per transaction. Vouchers can only be redeemed when booking online. Find out more here.

Photography and filming prohibited.

The only authorised ticket seller for this event is Seymour Centre. If you purchase from an unauthorised seller, you risk that your tickets may be fake or invalid.

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