British Council to train twenty aspiring theatre critics
As a part of its commitment to the development of the Nigerian theatre, the British Council has partnered with the International Association of Theatre Critics (IATC) and the Guardian Newspapers to train and mentor twenty people, between ages 18 - 35 in theatre criticism.
Fractures… A mixed baggage of economic migration, filial love gone sour
Aboriginal Theatre’s production last weekend of Fractures, an adaptation of American Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge, offered a spectacular view into the lives of Africa’s economic migrants abroad and the sometimes...
Greed, ego fuel inter-communal bloodbath in Elechi Amadi’s The Great Ponds
In spite of Elechi Amadi’s grim, blood-cuddling narrative of the communal dispute between two communities over ownership of fishing ponds in his classic novel ...
Bewaji’s story of My Vagina hits the stage at Theatre Republic
Theatre lovers will be treated to an amazing stage showpiece this Christmas holidays in another illuminating, life-changing performance about the secretive female anatomy ...
Death and the King’s Horseman…evokes cultural consciousness, selflessness
The U.S. President, Barack Obama, in one of his books, Dreams From My Father, said: “The worst thing that colonialism did was to cloud our view of our past.”
Government ready to support film industry, says minister
The Federal Government has pledged to invest in the necessary infrastructure that would bring about the growth of the Nigerian film industry and complement the efforts of professionals who built the industry from the scratch.
Lagos 1861: Matters arising: A conversation at Lagos @50 Colloquium
I am going to be having a conversation with you about Lagos in 1861 and matter arising therefrom as the history of Lagos continued to be in many respects the history of Nigeria.
Snapshots … effects of government’s incommunicado
Lagos, land of aquatic splendour and opportunities, will continue to attract attention from local and foreign investors, as well as the Federal and state governments ...