Mamela Nyamza



Five years ago, Eudy Simelande, an openly lesbian football player, was gang raped and murdered. Her body had been stabbed 25 times. Mamela Nyamza researches stereotypes of masculinity and formulates her respect for athletes that rebel against patriarchal structures.

In the context of the festival
"Moussokouma: Zeitgenössischer Tanz aus Algerien, Côte d’Ivoire, Mali, Marokko, Senegal, Südafrika"


Choreografie, Performance und Regie:: Mamela Nyamza / Bühnentechniker:: Mandlenkosi Sibeko / Koproduktion: British Council South Africa


  • Past
    Tue 11.6.2013, 21:30 / HAU3
    Wed 12.6.2013, 21:30 / HAU3


Tempelhofer Ufer 10, 10963 Berlin

Access by means of a stairwell (3rd floor). Use of lift possible by prior arrangement.

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