John Segawa – Writer, Director, Producer, Actor
John Segawa is considered by many a darling but at Platos we know him as a performing arts genius who will transform even the worst into the best. He heads the Directing Classes where he shares his experiences and teaches the best Practice of Directing for Stage and Screen. John also teaches Acting for Stage and Screen.
John Segawa is the founder and Creative Director of Beyond Borders Entertainment, one of the founders of Afri Talent drama group and one of the owners of Bat Valley Theatre.
John, an art teacher by profession ended up in the performing arts acting with Afri talent where he also doubled as Director, Set Designer and Stage manager. He currently heads operations at Beyond borders entertainment which is the company behind the recently successful production at National Theatre, Zansanze.
𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝗶𝘀 𝘂𝗻𝗶𝗾𝘂𝗲 𝗮𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗝𝗼𝗵𝗻 𝗦𝗲𝗴𝗮𝘄𝗮?
He has been consistent as an arts business man and creative who invests in his work financially and relationship wise. John is the Director and producer of the famous TV and stage production “Akandolindoli” which I am sure you have heard of. If you haven’t, find it on YouTube. He is the director of the series on NTV called “Honorables” and one that used to air on NBS TV called “Because of you”. These are just some of the few productions he has worked on and he gets paid for all of them. He is also the Producer of the Theatre plays that show on Spark TV. All this said and done, he has been consistent and stayed relevant till now.