G.L Events This Week
What do you have planned out for this week?
This week is loaded with events you most likely do not want to miss out on.
If you have nothing really lined up, then here are some great options for events you can’t miss in. Scroll through to see which ones you’d like to attend.
Lagos Cocktail Week
Thinking of grabbing a drink with a friend after a long day at work? Join the annual celebration and promotion of the cocktail culture in Nigeria. Grab a wristband and get a discount on cocktails at any of the selected bars this week.
Date: Monday, October 16 to Saturday, October 21, 2017.
Venue: All designated bars.
Wristbands: Get them here.
Face of Hubcoture
Shop exclusively at the lounge, then join the red carpet and enjoy the fashion event hosted by Beat FM’s Simi Drey, with performances from Cm comedian and Smashy.
Date: Friday, October 20, 2017.
Venue: Monarch Gardens, 2 London, Chief Bamidele Eletu Ave, Lekki Penninsula II, Lekki, Lagos.
Time: Shopping – 1 PM, Red carpet – 6 PM, Main Event – 6:40 PM.
Tickets: Get yours here.
MUSON Festival Drama
This year’s Chevron Festival Drama is The Engagement written by Sefi Atta.
Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017.
Venue: Agip Recital Hall, Jos Repertory Theatre, MUSON Centre, Onikan, Lagos.
Time: 2 PM to 9 PM.
Tickets: Get your ticket here.
One Language is scheduled to premiere at the festival finale on Saturday October 21st “One Language” will explore a dramatic entry of five people from each of the six countries that will represent six continents of the world. They will find themselves in an empty space. Though they do not understand their various languages, they come to share a bond through the power of music, dance, drama and other values like entertainment and respect of the national anthem.
Date: Saturday, October 21 to Sunday, October 22, 2017.
Venue: Federal Palace Hotel, 6 – 8 Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos.
Time: 4 PM to 8 PM the following day.
Tickets: Get a ticket here.
Shift Lemme Faint!
‘Shift Lemme Faint!’ is a set of witty monologues written by some of Nigeria’s finest writers depicting life in Nigeria and adapted into a stage production. All these will be explored with brilliantly written dramatic monologues, infused with beautiful music & dance and interpreted by stellar actors: Beverly Naya “Wedding Party”, Akah Nnani “Banana Island Ghost”, Najite Dede “Ojos in the House”, Omoye Uzamere “Aduke Hotel”, and Daniel Effiong “Gidi Up”.
Date: Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22, 2017.
Venue: Merit Hall, Maitama, Abuja.
Time: 4 PM and 7 PM
Tickets: N3,000 (regular), N5,000 [VIP] and N10,000 VVIP. Get one here.