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Kakadu The Musical

  Internationally acclaimed Stage musical, Kakadu will be showing in Lagos this holiday season. It will be showing at the Agip Recital Hall, Muson center on the 29th and 30th 2015, and from the 1st to the 3rd of January 2016. Kakadu the Musical shares the story of a famous Lagos nightclub in the sixties […]

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Wakaa The Musical

  The new musical Wakaa will be taking over the Shell Hall, Muson Center, Lagos from 30th December, 2015 to January 3rd, 2016. From the stables of Bolanle Austen Peters Productions, Get ready to be entertained by the talented cast of Wakaa! They will be staging 11 shows for 5 Days. Show schedule: DECEMBER 30: […]

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Pidgin Opera by The Venus Bushfires

  I remember watching Venus Bushfires perform a few times here in Lagos and wondering if her music would be able to find its feet amidst the murky waters of our current conformist musical soundscape. I like the experimental nature of her sound but have often found people in the crowds looking a bit bewildered […]

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LTF 2016 Fringe Application

  About Lagos Theatre Festival The British Council has been working with cutting-edge British theatre in Lagos for over four years. In 2013 the Lagos Theatre Festival was set up, which was an ambitious showcase of site specific theatre by both Nigerian and British artists. The 2014 edition of the festival took place at Freedom […]

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Live theatre presents an assortment of plays

King Baabu, What Men Want and That Scoundrel Suberu wraps this Saturday Live Theatre on Sunday in partnership with TerraKulture presents the Command Performances and Finale shows of Dapo Adelugba’s That Scoundrel Suberu, Adelarin Awotedu’s What Men Want and Wole Soyinka’s King Baabu this Saturday, July 25,2015 at Terra Kulture, 1376 Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria […]

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Oh How Dearly i Detest Thee at Terra Kulture

  Written by Jeanne Ngo Libondo in the 1970s, the piece, originally a radio drama, has been adapted for the stage and features some of the wittiest dialogues in theatre. Produced by Thespian Muse, directed by Toritseju Ejoh, and featuring: Toyin Oshinnaike, Olarotimi Fakunle, Omoye Uzams and Westend’s Timi Charles-Fadipe, the play promises to be awesome. […]

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A Game Of Wits At Terra Kulture

Things get a little steamy on stage this April at Terrakulture as we watch the Stage play “A Game of Wits “. A classic tale of the games that men and women play while trying to find a mate. Jane wants to be the girl next door,free sprited,wife material and proverbial bad girl. She will […]

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Fringe Producers Workshop Application

  The British Council is looking for theatre producers, directors and artists that have produced, directed or performed no less than 10 shows and are interested in performing or producing work for 2016 Lagos Theatre Festival. Intending applicants should be available to attend the first workshop in the series for the full day on the […]

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Culture Diaries; Sefi Attah’s The Last Stand

This November, playwright Seffi Atta and theatre director Patrick-Jude Oteh team up for the production of “Last Stand,” featuring the acclaimed Jos Repertory Theatre. “Last Stand” is the first in a new series of modern Nigerian family dramas written by Atta, and the play is about a battle of wills between a dying general and […]

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Culture Diary;Open Mic Theatre This Friday

  Open Mic Theatre is back this week Friday with the Comedy edition. I have been mandated to perform something, so i am nervous as hell because i have a bit of a challenge memorising too many words. I have a monologue i have written as part of a larger body of work so touch […]