Michael Sengazi

SENGAZI MICHAEL, is a 25 years old Burundo-Rwandese comedian. He started as an actor, performing in the play REVIZOR by Russian playwright Nikolai Gogol, adapted by Carole Karemera. Hereafter he pursued his work as a poet and writer, taking part in several workshops tutored by various well- known writers like Deborah Asiimwe, Felwin Aarr, Hubert Haddad, Boris Boubacar Diop etc.

Since then he co-established Comedy Knights where he has been performing every month as a stand-up comedian for almost 4 years, meanwhile still doing theatre, performing in the Spielart festival in Germany, and a tour to Klassen with the play Black thought now, followed by another tour of Radio Play in Rwanda and Burundi, as well as performing in the first ever international comedy festival in DRC.

Sengazi Michael aspires to bring people together and break barriers with laughter, which he has achieved in DRC during a period where Congo and Rwanda has had political issues.

Production: Radio Play

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