Smamkele Mentyisi FRF Facilitator/ Teaching Intern 2023/2024


Smamkele Mentyisi is a writer and performance artist from Khayelitsha, Cape Town. He holds a BA (Hons) in Theatre & Performance Studies (Majoring in Theatre Making) from the University of Cape Town. Smamkele’s work explores queerness, masculinity and ancestral spirituality in a post-apartheid South Africa. The work utilizes, sonic psychedelia, image collages, and performative video installations. Smamkele has performed in Infecting the City , Body Politics , Live Art Acarde, Impulse CPT.