Gilmore Tee to Anchor the Bulawayo Arts Awards Red Carpet Event
With only 5 days to go to the City’s biggest event, the buzz is getting louder and louder both off and online. The Bulawayo Arts Awards organisers keep on pulling surprise after surprise and it’s getting harder not to want to be part of this huge event.
Over the weekend the Bulawayo Arts Awards released the different presenters for the red carpet and main stage, nothing short of the best! The combination promises to be fireworks of different colours and personalities. Among the flambouyant red carpet line up is Zimbabwe’s Global Citizen, TV & Radio Host – Gilmore Tee, who will Anchor & Co-Produce the 2 hour Red Carpet Event of this year’s Bulawayo Arts Awards which being held at the Large City Hall this Saturday the 26th of May in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Gilmore who is known for his fashionable sense, Producing and Host PAN African television show – Thatha Wena and Radio Hosting on South Africa’s Cliff Central, promises nothing but an outstanding red carpet event. Gilmore will be joined by Nyasha DIVA Mtamangira, Tsitsi Gumbo and Tinashe OkaMaskhosana hosting the 2 hour red carpet which will be held from 4pm – 6pm, prior to the main awarding event at 6:30pm.
The red carpet is meant to also acknowledge those nominated and give them an opportunity to be heard and for people to put the face behind the works. As part of getting people excited, the 2 hour event will also feature a Fashion Panel that will be making comments on those that would have walked the carpet. This panel consists of Star FM’s Nokuthula NOXY Sithole, Commercial Model – Marcu Kumbie, Fashion Stylist – Noelu, Radio Presenter – Mpumelelo LELO Moyo.
Last year I missed the awards and when the opportunity to Co-Produce the Red Carpet event and also being an Anchor Host, arose, I was extremely thrilled. It is such an honour to be part of this fast growing initiative, above all am really excited to be working with some of the best individuals in the industry. We promise magic
– expressed Gilmore Tee.
Roil Byo Arts Awards (#RoilBAA) are a multi-disciplinary arts awards that recognise and honour exceptional individuals and collaborative artistic efforts in the city of Bulawayo, Matabeleland North and South, those born in Bulawayo and practicing art around the world. The Roil Byo Arts Awards are not meant to counter any awards or forms of recognition in Bulawayo or the country in general but are meant to compliment the efforts that are already being made to recognise and honour artists from the Matabeleland region. The awards know no race or tribe as the awards base is a cosmopolitan City. The awards where curated to recognise good effort and talent amongst local artists. The inaugural edition of the awards was held on the 30th of June 2017 at The Large City Hall in Bulawayo.
You can get your tickets at number 4. Geddes Farm Centre, 6th Ave and G. Silundika or BoomCity on 8th Ave, between R.G Mugabe and G. Silundika. Start checking on your designers and dates, vote as much before closing date, help hype the event, it’s going to be epic, be part of it all!