Derrick Tumahairwe (HiDerek)

  • Derrick Tumahairwe  (HiDerek)
Dancer, Actor, Performer
Principal country concerned : Column : Music, Theater, Dance

Derrick aka Hi Derrick is a hiphop/traditional dancer with Tingly Toes Dance Company based at the Uganda National Cultural Centre. Derrick started dancing wayback in High School. He was introduced to acting through the Youth Theatre Project of Makerere University's Performing Arts and Film Department. In 2012, he was part of the dancing crew for the Silent Voices where he also acted in some roles. He is a passionate speaker, writer and Musician.


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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