Mῦmbi Kaigwa

Mῦmbi is one of Kenya’s leading playwrights. She is also a director, producer, actor and campaigner and has been working in theatre for over 40 years. She runs her own company, Arts Canvas, whose work is seeping in African history and culture and has two children. Mῦmbi also spent 10 years working for the United Nations in Nairobi.

She often works in the verbatim form and her trilogy of plays VOICE OF A DREAM, KIGEZINDOTO and WANJIKU have toured East Africa, Europe and have been staged at several venues in the US.