Azola Dlamini biography Azola Dlamini is a South African actress born in Durba. She is currently making her West End debut in The Lion King, playing at the Lyceum Theatre. Training: She attended Mbongeni Ngema’s Academy. Theatre: Her credits in theatre include Joyous Celebration 7 and 8, Simuka Nandklankle, all in South Africa, and The Lion King at the Circustheatre, Holland. TV: Azola has been part of Felicia Mabuza Suttle Shok, Glory Hallalluya, and Performance Gospel Gold. Other Credits: Her involvement in other programmes includes performing as a backing vocalist in Musa Njoko, Sharon Dee, Suq Angel, Vuyo Mokoena and Jabu Hlongwane.