Potato Potahto to premiere in Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana
Following a series of successful screenings in some of the biggest festivals across the globe, romantic comedy Potato Potahto will kick off its cinematic releases across the African continent from November.
OAU hosts dance’s town and gown
The Association of Dance Scholars and Practitioners of Nigeria (ADSPON) had their 5th annual conference with the theme, ‘Dance as therapy for National Security and Economic Stability’ between October 3 and 6...
SPAN holds festival of dance, drama, music
According to its president, Mrs. Sarah Boulous, “One of SPAN’s main objectives is the empowerment of youths with various opportunities through skillset development.
NAPTIP, NGO enlist the arts in fight against human trafficking
According to Obu, “We strongly believe that there is no other way and manner we can effectively take this message to the global stage than through the medium of entertainment.
Shift Lemme Faint!... A farcical portrait of Nigeria on stage
It then turns on Nigerian citizens, who have willfully abdicated their exalted ‘office of citizens’ and now shamelessly pander to politicians and their wily tricks. Rather than hold politicians accountable for the misgovernance that the country is mired in...
Peekok Youth Art to showcase students artwork at exhibition
The foundation, which features for the first time in the 2017 international exhibition, have 43 students from different schools within Lagos to participate in the contest with the theme: “Together.”
Shift lemme faint! Premieres in Lagos, Abuja
Gbagyichild Entertainment, producers of TARUWA, is performing another of its classics, the hilarious stage play Shift Lemme Faint! It opened yesterday at Terra Kulture Arena, with its command performance taking place today, Sunday, October 15, with Abuja performances billed for next weekend.
NOLA to hold 5th conference in Ibadan
The Nigerian Oral Literature Association (NOLA) will, from November 1 through 4, hold its 5th yearly conference at the University of Ibadan (UI), Oyo State. It has as theme ‘Performance, Popular Arts And The New Media,’ with a professor of film studies, Hygenus Ekwuazi of UI.....
Gula… Dramatic re-enactment of Obasanjo and his protégé’s prison experiences
The saying that ‘after a dark night comes daylight’ is a truism for a lot of people. Not least was it true for former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who left death row prison in Yola to become president after trumped up charges of coup plotting to overthrow then military head of state, Gen. Sanni Abacha.
NFC partners NIPPS on strategiest to advance creative industry
The realisation that potential in the entertainment industry must be harnessed to create job opportunities for the teeming unemployed youths has set some bodies into action.