My love of Chaucer came not from the tears of ‘A’ levels, it came because I had to do something. Iceland has 22 hours of darkness in the winter and in the summer it’s the opposite, 24 hours of sunlight.
With Fasuyi at 82… NGA flags off National documentation of artists
Perhaps, oeuvre, retrospective and documentary are the appropriate words to describe the wall display of paintings at the exhibition organised to celebrate the 82nd birthday anniversary of one of Nigeria’s second generation modernists...
Mbajiorgu: Our Scholars, Artists Are Too Lazy To Innovate
I feel blessed and privileged to be the first Nigerian to write a play on climate change. I am also humbled by this prestigious award from NUC. A lot of scholars in Nigeria and overseas have used my climate change drama.....
In Abuja, ActionAid canvases safe cities for women with photo exhibits
ActionAid Nigeria, last week, opened a photo exhibition to canvass friendly environments for Nigerian women in public places. With the theme, ‘Women Access to Gender Responsive Public Places,’ the exhibition was strategically mounted at the foyer of Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.
Adebayo Salami: It’s stage, not movies that made me popular
Movies did not make me popular. I started with stage and television production; they made me popular. Movies only added to it.
The landscape of my imagination is very much rooted in Port Harcourt city, says prize winner, Jowhor Ile
Part Of My Writing In This Book Was A Lament’ JOWHOR Ile was award the winner of Etisalat Prize for Literature 2017 for his novel, And After Many Days, two Saturdays ago in Lagos.
I’m not a great follower of fiction, says JP Clark
Prof. John Pepper Clark, who made no pretensions about his preference for poetry and admitted a diminished interest in developments in the fictional universe, made the recollection at the recent presentation of Atta’s collection of plays at Freedom Park, Lagos.
Ndiolo-Enaholo: I write to impact life, make readers learn
I actually started writing early. I began with poems, but in the real sense of it, I began to give writing a greater thought during my youth service when my sister reminded me of how I have been writing since we were in secondary school .....
Yerima: Younger playwrights too angry, unprepared for art of playwriting
The mistake most people asked to run the National Theatre make is that they see it as just a building. If you do, you will fail. There is a spirituality about the National Theatre, which is often lost to people.
I am not a Nollywood actor, says Fosudo
Dr. Sola Fosudo is not a stranger in the movie industry. Having featured in different soaps, movies and stage performances, the university lecturer cum actor can best be described as a veteran of stage.