Jide Kosoko, Bikiya Graham-Douglas, Tomi Odunsi, Goodness Emmanuel, Patrick Diabuah And Bola Haastrup Takes A Stand Against Rape In Upcoming Play,“Shattered”

By Funmi Okeowo
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This weekend, A-List Thespians such as Jide Kosoko, Bikiya Graham Douglas, Tomi Odunsi, Goodness Emmanuel, Patrick Diabuah and Bola Haastrup will be taking a stand against rape in upcoming stage play, “Shattered”.

Shattered, is a stage play that is based on Bode Asiyanbi’s entry for BBC story writing competition portrays the culture of silence and the society's complacency on the issues of rape. It examines the series events that happen after a rape has occurred while encouraging the community and victims of sexual assault to break the silence.

The story was adapted into a play by Kenneth Uphopho, a critically acclaimed theatre director and festival director of the Lagos Theatre Festival.

The play is powered by The Performing Arts Workshop and Studios (PAWSTUDIOS), Eko Hotel and Temple Production Foundation, Comic Republic, The Light and Mirabel Centre.

For bookings and reservations, kindly contact 08034448812, 08096360700 or 08188132198

Date : Saturday, 22nd & Sunday, 23rd October 2016

Time : 3pm and 7pm
Venue: Presidential Suite, Eko Hotel
Tickets:N 10,000 & N15,000
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