MTNF, BAP bring back ‘Fela and the Kalakuta Queens’
Another run of the critically acclaimed hit musical, Fela and the Kalakuta Queens is back courtesy of the MTN Foundation and Bolanle Austen-Peters Production (BAP).
From Lagos to Jos: Theatre festivals expanding Nigeria’s cultural landscape
As Lagos Theatre Festival (LTF) 2018 drew to a close on Sunday, March 4, in Lagos, Jos Festival of Theatre (JFT), organised by the U.S. Mission in Nigeria, in collaboration with the Dr. Patrick-Jude Oteh-led Jos Repertoire Theatre (JRT), took off the same day in faraway city of Jos, Plateau State capital. The two festivals…
Mining dangers of absentee parents in 'The Walking Stick'
Parenting is a coordinating effort of the mother and the father, which is why both must create time for their children. Knowing the negative effects lack of good parenting could have on young ones and the society informed the American author, Barbara Johnson, in one of her inspirational works on parenting to say: ‘To be…
NFC announces date for 2018 ZUMA Film Festival as Adesanya chairs jury
With theme, Archiving For Creativity, the Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC), has announced that the yearly film festival ZUFF will take place from December 1 to 7 in Abuja, the nation’s capital and traditional host city.
Flowers introspect: An uncommon lesson for all
The UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, must have seen a lot of cases on violence against women that made him come up with this clarion call: ‘We must unite. Violence against women cannot be tolerated, in any form, in any context, in any circumstance, by any political leader or by any government.’
Finding Home… Africa’s migrant crisis finds poetic voice on stage
There are not so much shooting wars in Africa now (except South Sudan), as there are political crassness and economic wars that shut down the hopes and dreams...
Free ride for uniformed men is discretionary, says Johnbull
The new episode of the on-going TV comedy series, Professor Johnbull, entitled, “Staff And Awards” comes up on Tuesday night on NTA Network, NTA International...
Peter Badejo: A brief legacy of Nigerian theatre in 70 years!
Tomorrow, Monday, December 11, culture producers will gather to celebrate their own, Peter Adegboyega Badejo, OBE, in what is tagged ‘Platinum Jubilee Honour for a Living Legend and Dance Ambassador.
Globacom’s TV series condemns indecent wealth pursuit
The crave to become wealthy by all means among young people is the focus of the next edition of TV drama series, Professor Johnbull, sponsored by telecoms operator, Globacom.