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Stephen Chifunyise

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Zimbabwean Playwright Stephen Chifunyise Has Passed Away

Zimbabwean Playwright and culturalist Stephen Chifunyise died from cancer on Monday, his family confirmed. Chifunyise was 70 years old. He co-founded the Children’s Performing Arts Workshop (Chipawo) in 1989—where the likes of Danai Gurira (Black Panther), the late singer Chiwoniso Maraire and Chipo Chung (Into The Badlands) honed their skills. A total of 63 Chifunyise’s plays...

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