Tigo Mama Africa Circus opens to the public
Starting from Friday, September 28, 2012 up through Sunday, November 4, 2012, the much anticipated circus to showcase at Mancom Centre, New World Cinema Grounds in Mwenge.
Starting from Friday, September 28, 2012 up through Sunday, November 4, 2012, the much anticipated circus to showcase at Mancom Centre, New World Cinema Grounds in Mwenge, will open its doors to a spectacular feast lined up with compelling events and programmes interwoven into 18 acts of song, dance (traditional & contemporary)
“We are very proud of the continuous success of Mama Africa Circus over the years,” said Alice Maro, Tigo Public Relations Officer. “This year’s show will not only be one of the most well attended events, but it will be one that celebrates and supports art and culture in Tanzania, which we hope will encourage other members of our community to do the same,” she said.
Tickets are now on sale to the general public and can only be purchased from the ticket office at Mancom Centre inside the New World Cinema Grounds in Mwenge. Upon seat selection, audiences will find a seating chart which includes price categories to guide them on selecting their desired price category and the number of tickets they wish to purchase. Ticket prices start from Tsh 10,000 and show timings are 3:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., five times per week.
“We would like to thank Tigo for their great support and encouragement throughout the preparation stages,” said Costantine Magavilla, Mancom Entertainment Managing Director. “We are very excited about this event and we hope that people will not only leave here feeling very good, but also that their positive experience will draw to us more people who will come out to enjoy themselves,”
Created in 2003 as an underground acrobatic school by founder, producer and director, Mr. Winston Ruddle, Mama Africa Circus has grown into a platform for showcasing Africa’s most notable acrobatic talent, including the world renowned ‘Hakuna Matata Acrobats.’ It has produced more than 150 acrobats and dancers from Tanzania and other African countries who have gone to perform in over 1,200 shows across the world.
Additionally, Tigo is continuing with its network expansion programme, whereby they have invested a total of US $100 million this year alone to upgrade its services and install new base stations nationwide. This material investment will increase network capacity, improve coverage and enhance users’ experience. Access to the Internet will be more widely available in the country and users will experience faster connection speeds. Tigo expects to complete the expansion by the end of this year, will spread to all 26 regions including, Lake Zone region, Northern and Southern regions, Mtwara, Iringa and Pwani, giving Tigo the largest coverage footprint in the country.
Tigo started operations in 1994 as the first cellular network in Tanzania. It now covers 26 regions in mainland Tanzania and Zanzibar. Tigo strives to be Tanzania’s most innovative mobile phone operator, offering services ranging from affordable mobile voice communications to high speed Internet access and mobile financial services through Tigo Pesa.
Tigo is part of Millicom International Cellular S.A (MIC) which provides affordable, widely accessible and readily available cellular telephony services to more than 43 million customers in 13 emerging markets in Africa and Latin America, visit www.tigo.co.tz
About Mancom Entertainment
Mancom Entertainment is a multi-media entertainment company registered in Tanzania that specializes in creating and deploying made-for-media content that connects with consumers in the most relevant of ways. We focus on creation, production and consultancy of concepts made for TV, radio, mobile, Internet, direct contact and concert media. As we know, the world today is consumed by media and the most effective communication assets are created not only with the consumer in mind but also the media.
Mancom Entertainment has a team with an in-depth experience in communication management, film production, IT product development, TV/Radio programming, art design, experiential marketing, event management, event promotion and marketing of both social and commercial brands, visit www.youtube.com/
Issued by: Alice Maro • PR-Tigo • Mobile +255 713 123754