(African Contemporary, Ugandan Traditional)
Jonas Byaruhanga is a Ugandan based dancer and choreographer and the director of Keiga Dance Company, which is based at the National Theater in Kampala. Having gained a wealth of experience through workshops and collaborations with internationally acclaimed choreographers, including Germaine Acogny (Senegal), Longa-fo (DRC), Annette Vogel (Germany), Mark Tompkins (France) and many others, Jonas was encouraged to build up his own dance company: Keiga Dance Company. Since its inception, the Company has been invited to attend and perform at various international dance festivals, theaters and other venues. The company has some of Uganda’s great dancers the likes of Jonas Byaruhanga, Samuel Ibanda, Ken Ssewanyana, Ruva Walter und Kaddu Michael Gagawala.