Mzokuthula Gasa is Artistic Director of Sibonelo Dance Project and a dance teacher for the Western Cape Department of Education. He began his career in Durban with Siwela Sonke Dance Theatre, after which he danced with numerous international dance companies. On his return to South Africa, he started his own dance project in Cape Town. Recently, he was a resident choreographer and company teacher for Jazzart Dance Theatre, choreographing, amongst others, Biko’s Quest, Destination Lerato, and 69185 for Azishe.
Sibonelo Dance Project produces contemporary work that blends modern and traditional dance techniques. The Company is based in Cape Town and trains young adults and youth from disadvantaged communities.