Who is she?
Shahmaine Mukutirwa is a 22 year old a creative female artist who has been in the industry for the past 3 years. She has been part of various projects such as Marbles TV series a thrilling TV series which airs on ZbC every sat at 9:30pm. This role opened up doors for her to be a part of other projects which introduced her to theatre.
As someone who has no experience she was lucky enough to be a part of the theatre project under Jasen Mpepho little theatre for 2 years in which she got to be a part of several theatre productions such as, Inside out, the storm, away from home,(her biggest achievement as she had the lead role) Harvest of thorns( By shimmer chinodya as part of the schools play where they perfomed in high schools for literature students)
She was also featured in Covid chronicles, Two wives of John mambo ( another leading role) and Toxic. She had the privilege of participating at the 2020 Nama’s the very first theatre performance ever at the award ceremony. Although she has not yet won an award or recognition she has taken her time doing theatre as a learning curve for her must anticipated future which is to go Broadway.
Under the same project she explored her talents and featured in several skit productions under the names Ba Loki and Ba Linda. To which the avenue for radio drama was also opened as she was a part of the BaLoki radio drama together with the popular Shelea radio drama as Amai Mufundisi.
It has been and still is a journey indeed but that’s not all for her, she aims for her own place in the industry dubbing as a spoken word artist she has performed at various occasions to mention but a few, Whispers anniversary party, Nash paints spoken word Wednesday and at the Jam sessions by Patsime trust.
This she loved so much that she has started her own podcast dedicating it to her craft a podcast which will streaming online on different platforms such as podcast addicts, pod chasers, google podcasts, iHeartRadio, deezer, speaker among others.