Crossroads cast biographies
Cast members are listed in no particular order
Kyalo Kithome (Baba Bahati) - started his career in 1990 in
high school as an actor. In 1990 Fedelis
trained as a puppeteer by a family promotion programmes service, from
formed his own group, Krystall Puppet Theatre, a puppet theatre that
effective over the years, doing shows in
Mboyo (Tim Taabu) - an
accomplished puppetry theatre director specializing in Community
theatre. Currently working with the community health awareness and
puppeteers (CHAPS) as a program officer.
(Tumaini) - is an activist and a feminist; she is also a member of the
activists group which uses community theatre to advocate for human
Jack K Omondi (Inspector Tumbo) - is an accomplished puppet designer and creator who has theatrical backgrounds in animation of puppets and objects.
Diana W. Waituika (Market Woman, Old Woman) - is a member of the 5 Centuries theatre group. The 5 Centuries uses theatre to educate and entertaining people. Diana is also a community worker she works full time at the National Convention Executive Council ( NCEC).
Sophia D. Ogutu (Nurse, Mama Toni) - is member of a led theatre group, 5 Centuries human rights group. They do progressive performance for social transformation and promotion of human rights especially women issues. Sophia works with a social moment. as a programs assistant in charge of campaign and advocacy at the National Convention Executive Council (NCEC
Maureen Akinyi Obara (Raha) - is a collage student. She is a supporter of the rights of women especially young girls like her. Maureen loves drama, she took part in drama when she was in school. Her greatest ambition is to become a medical micro-biologist.
Fredrick Ookoh (Corporal Odihambo, Young Taabu) - is a Kenyan man aged 30 years old. He associates himself with human rights issues as an actor by profession and a radio presenter with a local radio station. Fredrick likes socializing, and has done various presentations on both adverts and stage performances. He believes theatre is life and one can triumph through it.
Nderutu (Mzee Taabu) - is
a person who likes discovering different things which concern different
this is culture, environment, science etc. Murage also likes meeting a
people, exchanging ideas and getting involved in different activities.
speaks three different languages: English, Swahili and French.
(Mama Bahati) - is 26 years old, currently taking a mass communication
course. She loves
acting, dancing and traveling. Working with CMFD productions will
a stepping stone for her, in her career and she is looking forward to
every moment of it. Josephine is a third born child in a family of five
children. She hopes this production will be a great use to the
are about to receive it and they may learn from it all the values
in the drama.
Anne Wanjiku Gaia (Tausi) - is a middle aged lady, very interested in human rights issues and has been in this field for almost ten years. She advocates for all people to be equal, especially women, who have been left behind for so many years. Her hobbies are working with community, dancing, doing skies for Gric education. Anne is looking forward to this production to help so many women especially those who are at the ground and know their rights.
Irene A. Onjiko (Mama Sweety) - is a 27 years old female Kenyan and a born again Christian. She loves community work where she can practice charity and humanity to all and influence lives of people positively. She is a sociable, flexible and love music, singing and dancing. Irene is an information Technology/ Management professional by training and experience. She also does gospel music and currently working on her first album. Being the third born among six siblings from a humble Christian background and having gone through some real African lifestyle. She would love to defend the rights of children, youth and women in the best way possible.
(Mama Dawa, Mama Mercy) - is a mature, energetic, innovation, social,
and patient, with a good sense of humor and ability to adjust to
situations. Her hobbies are drama, music, reading and traveling .she
and participating in activities that educate and raise awareness to
Christine has a vision towards anything concerning human rights with a
focus on women’s rights and children’s rights as well as matters
environment. she has good logistic skills, with fluent English,
working knowledge of French and German, with ability to learn more
She loves indoor fames likes table tennis and chess. Acting is a her
talent and hope to be able to make good use of, educating others
through it and
creating awareness through it, so that other also benefit from it.