Kwathu Drama Group to act from Billy Kaunda’s Hills of Valleys book
One of the renowned drama groups in Malawi, Kwathu Drama Group, says it will soon release a play dramatizing Billy Kaunda’s book, Hills and Valleys.
Director of Kwathu Drama Group Eric Mabedi told Zodiak Online that the group wants to take real issues from the book and share with the public.
“Already, we have agreed with Honorable Billy Kaunda on this project and soon we will release the play from Hills and Valleys book and we believe people will like it,” said Mabedi.
On his part, Kaunda said he is so happy to have his biography dramatized and that people especially the youths should learn to work hard and persevere.
“People should know that I am a member of Kwathu family and I together with Mr. Mabedi and his drama group expect to benefit from this project,” said Kaunda.
The musician cum politician, Billy Kaunda in his autobiography Hills and Valleys detail ups and downs of his long walk to where he is now.
The book was launched on 4th June, 2021 at Bingu International Convention Centre in Lilongwe.