Now you have the unique opportunity to experience the Sukuma Culture up close.
Bujora Cultural Centre invites you to join Warsha 2016.
In january 2016 we arrange a 2 weeks workshop in traditional Sukuma Culture. Read More
In 1973, Wanacecilia dancesociety was invited to Denmark by “U-landsfonden af 1962” and K.H. Skot. During the visit, the group performed at the famous danish museum Moesgaard.
In 2015, 4 representatives fra Wanacicilia came to Denmark, invited by the Utamaduni Camp. Together with members of local danish sukuma-dancetroups and Sukumas living in Denmark and Sweden, they were invited to participate in the excibition called ‘The living dead’. Read More
Some Members of wanacesilia from Bujora Cultural centre celebrating the wedding at the Utamaduni Summer Camp in Denmark today 21 july 2015
In late 2014 Bujora Cultura Centre had visitors from Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB), as they wanted to promote Bujora and the tourism in the lake region. See below a 5 minute video showing and telling the history of Bujora, and shows examples from shindano in Ngogo.
At august 12. there were a great gathering of traditional drum-dance groups at Bujora Sukuma Museum. The day was marking the ending of a visit from Denmark, by the Utamaduni Dance Troupe. 8 members of the danish friendship-dance troupe was invited by wanasesilia dance society to visit Bujora, and 3 different villages; Ngogo, Mwasubuya and Isesa. In all 3 villages there were arranged shindano (dance competition) with local groups.
This time it was arranged in a way that the shindano always ended with a collaboration where all groups met and danced for and with eachother. At august 12. all groups were invited for at ‘farewell party’ to the guest, and a gathering and exchange of dances, drum rhythms and beautiful songs.