uMalkom noMeri in: The Night Of Revelations

Trapped in the memories of a young girl and immersed in the world of her beloved Melikahaya. Meri is on a journey of personal discovery, to face herself in the mirror and allow herself to unravel, but at who’s cost? What does the disruption of ones trust as youth do top the psyche?

Revelations about her past and present life lead Meri to see who she is and who she is not. Do shadows of our trauma’s influence the decisions of now?

She believed her own lies now she must confront her own truth,by becoming who she had feared for the world to see.

Would you blame her? Questions that become Meri’s reality answered in the night of revelations.

  • Ticket Price: R40.00
  • Genre: Theatre
  • Duration (minutes): 35mins
  • Ages: 16
  • Release Date: July 20, 2021 15:30 - August 31, 2021 23:59
  • Language: Isixhosa, English



Writer, producer, director – Pamela Dyantyi
Co-director, concept developer – Silindile Msomi
Set designer, costume designer – Qapile Langa
Technician – Reitumetsi Ntshingila
Performer – Thumamna Sibhozo


Pamela Dyantyi is 22 year old creative. Who begin her lover for the arts at the age of 11. Her interests in the arts was further endorsed when she joined joined a community theatre group named idabi arts organization, where she learned basic tools of theatre. Since then she has went on to perform in student production plays at Rhodes University, where she is currently doing her 3rd year. She is currently establishing her self as a thespian as she is making her debut as both writer and direct at the NAF Fringe 2021.Moreover she is interested in learning how the medium of theatre and character work can be used as a portal for entering ones subconscious , and expressing it as form of expression on stage, allowing for greater and deeper truth to emerge for the character, which is a gateway for healing artists. She hopes to learn from this experience and be better informed about her the craft.