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Welcome to EAF
KOLOTO SIRAJI, an Ugandan Dancer, Choreographer, Researcher and cultural practitioner founded Ensibuko Arts Foundation (EAF). The word Ensibuko means “The Origin” In relation to Ancient Africa; history, literature, knowledge and wisdom were passed on to succeeding generations through performing arts, especially dance. Dance is a valued facet of traditional Ugandan culture. Ensibuko is using a social and entrepreneurial approach to dance education. We use dance to influence social change, to mirror the issues in our world, the realities of life and give them a new narrative.
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Ensibuko Festival is
Ensibuko Arts Festival is an indigenous and multicultural arts gathering whose vesicle life lies in the inspiration to blend the Ugandan ancient traditions with the modern trends. The festival is an annual arts gathering at the heart of the historical jinja city. The festival brings together people from diverse cultures and backgrounds to exchange knowledge, artistic skills, and life experiences, but also showcase and market their art works. The festival provides artists with a platform for joint learning, performances, educational workshops, exhibitions and knowledge exchange, with aim to open opportunities for both local and international creatives. It is at the core of our purpose to produce innovative Unique concepts, outstanding and mind-bending performances and art works.
The Power of Ensibuko?
When the body speaks, Silence becomes the loudest voice.
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