The Others Productions is an international performing Arts group with vast experience in performing and cultural arts from Kenya. We seek to address the re-invention of arts, especially dance, in its role of social activism and bring together national and international artists.
Thursday, January 13, 2011
Kipawa Sato 1.0
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Alfarez,fred,teacher,and Bayaya( Chagala ) Rocks at the first Kipawa Sato
Kipawa Sato Background:
In 2008 just after our registration by the Ministry of State
for National Heritage and Culture, we collectively formed the Artistes
Network which was in the forefront of addressing social issues like
global warming in Kenya.
Oscar and Jemo at the Kipawa Sato
Together with Shangari
Communications, the Kenya Cultural
Centre and Citizen TV we
undertook an artist development and exposure programme dubbed Kipawa
Fortune jade,Tony Ochieng and Papa consult at the Kipawa Sato Gala
’Kipawa’ is a Swahili word for talent, ’sato’ is Swahili slang
for Saturday. We got weekly coverage from Citizen TV and by its finale the 6 months programme had reached over 20
million Kenyans and the network grew to a record 1,800 members.
Estelle,oscar and Francisca at the Gala
Part of the crowd at the Gala
Liz and Her sister follow the proceedings at the Gala
Mike Wamaya and Oscar Adema Lead "gracie" to the show area:)
Papa Prince ready to Perform the Wilbaro show at the Gala
Ruhia Dancers present a Traditional Gikuyu song and Dance
dj Yaaman on dex
dj yaaman on dex still:)
Antii's Republic..The Others:)
part of the crowd..1.30 pm!! 30 minutes to showtime..
Rhythm Entertainment Director on the sounds at the Gala
African Beauty goes on to win the overall best performance award 2008
Bafu chafu was dea
Productions seeks to collaborate with other stakeholders towards creation of
avenues that can help promote and develop arts in the country. Kipawa Sato
features mainly in that process where we identify, promote and help generate
interest in our creative economies.