Tonderai Munyevu

Writer / Director

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Film, TV & Theatre

Film, TV & Theatre

Tonderai is an actor, writer and director for theatre, screen and radio. Born in Zimbabwe and raised in London.

As well as comedy and drama he has also written prose (fiction and non—fiction) including the short stories Bullets (Black and Gay In The UK Anthology, Team Angelica Publishers) and A Dispatch From Zimbabwe: The Visiting Hours for The Johannesburg Book Of Reviews.

He is a founding member and co-artistic director of the international Shakespearean troupe Two Gents Productions renowned for their mix of new writing and classical adaptations including the acclaimed Two Gentlemen of Verona, Kupenga Kwa Hamlet, Magesti and The Importance of Being Earnest.

His latest play Mugabe, My Dad and Me was shortlisted for The Alfred Fagon Award 2019 and will premiere at York Theatre Royal in a collaboration with English Touring Theatre.

For acting enquires please contact info@shepperd-fox.co.uk

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MUGABE, MY DAD AND ME

2020

York Theatre Royal / ETT

Dir. John R. Wilkinson
*Shortlisted Alfred Fagon Award for Best New Play of the Year 2019

Theatre

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THE MOORS

2018

Tara Arts Theatre

Dir. Arne Pohlmeier

HARARE FILES: 700,000 PEOPLE LOST THEIR HOMES

2017

Harare International Festival of The Arts, Arts on Main Johannesburg

Co-written With Sarah Norman
Dir. Sarah Norman

ZHE [NOUN] UNDEFINED

2013

Soho Theatre, International Tour

Co-written with Chuck Mike and Antonia Kemi Coker
Dir. Chuck Mike

Radio

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THE TRANQUIL MINDS

2015

BBC Radio 4

Dir. Jill Waters