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UNMUTE Dance Company


Artistic Director:
Nadine McKenzie

Company Members:
Andile Vellum, Yassen Manuel, Mpotseng Shuping

Nadine Mckenzie, Themba Mbuli, Andile Vellem, Mpotseng Shuping.

About the company

To be Africa’s main hub for artists with disabilities that breeds world class, professional integrated (with and without disability) dancers.

To inspire inclusion of people with disabilities within the main-stream society through performances, artistic workshops and exchange programs that encourages activism and awareness of integration and accessibility.

UNMUTE is a South African-based inclusive company of artists with mixed abilities/disabilities using Physical Theatre, Contemporary Dance, Sign Language Dance to create awareness on accessibility integration and inclusion of people with disability within the mainstream society. The company has created 5 inclusive projects that has helped and continues to create access and integrate people with and without disability in one environment, created over 10 productions and collaborative works, some of which have and still touring locally and internationally.

It is committed to training upcoming artists living with disabilities and educating via outreach projects that are publicly funded.

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Contact us at:
Unmute, D.F. Malan St, Foreshore, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Phone: +27 21 410 9872

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