Kate Henshaw, Funke Akindele, OC Ukeje, Kemi Lala Akindoju And Others Set To Take The Stage For Bobo Omotayo's London Life, Lagos Living This October!
The Make it Happen Productions, one of the leading production companies in Nigeria is set to keep her audience on the edge of their seats with yet another extravaganza as it presents the stage adaptation of Bobo Omotayo’s “London Life, Lagos Living.”
A much anticipated production, the play features a cast of A-list actors which includes Kate Henshaw, Funke Akindele, OC Ukeje, Chioma 'Chigurl' Omeruah, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Lami Phillips, Patrick Diabuah & Adebola Williams. The play is directed by Kenneth Uphopho who was also the director of Saro the Musical.
“We have worked very hard to bring the production of Bobo Omotayo’s ‘London Life, Lagos Living’ alive on stage” said Kemi Lala Akindoju, CEO, The Make it Happen Productions. “Bobo Omotayo’s book captures the experiences of the Nigerian who lived in London and moves back home. The adaptation is hilarious and entertaining, we cannot wait for to have it on stage.” she concluded.
The play will be staged at the Agip recital hall, Muson centre Lagos. The dates and times for the play are: October 1st: 3pm & 6pm, October 2nd: 7pm, October 3rd: 3pm & 6pm, October 4th: 3pm & 6pm. The last show will be the command performance and the gate fee is N10, 000 flat. Red carpet will start at 6pm and the show will start at 7pm.
Tickets can be bought at Terra Kulture, Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria Island. For enquiries and ticket bookings, please call 0909031315.
The play is supported by Access Bank, Amstel Malta, Africa Magic and Red Media Africa.
Media partners are: YNaija, Bella Naija, Terra Kulture, The Life House, 360 nobs, Mania Magazine, Olorisupergirl, Mswanawana and The Social Place.
About Kemi Lala Akindoju
Kemi Lala Akindoju is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, thespian, producer and drama teacher. The Youngest person to ever produce the international play V. Monologues Lala Akindoju cut her teeth as a stage actor appearing in over 70 productions since 2005. Lala is a talent scout who has created several new stars with her Open Mic Theatre and has professionally consulted for MTV, Ndani TV, amongst others in the area of talent. She has also consulted for several art projects with the British Council, the iRep film Festival, Woman rising festival amongst others. In 2010 she won the award for Actor of the Year at The Future Awards Africa and was recently selected for the International Visitors Leadership programme by the United States Public Affairs Section.
About Red Communication
Red Communication is a PR & Communication firm under the parent company, RED. An innovative media group focused on Africa, RED's vision is to excite and empower an evolving generation through the media's limitless possibilities. Built across tools and platforms, its Communication Division holds Red Communication, Red Marketing and Small & Medium, and YouthConnect; and its Content Division holds the Y! brands, including Y!
TV, Y! Magazine, YNaija.com, Teen Y!, Y! 2015, the Y! Tech 100 and the Y! Annual Black Ball/Y! 100 Most Influential List. It also anchors a development firm, The Future Project Africa, which co-presents Africa'sleading youth platform, The Future Awards Africa, and other projects including the Nigeria Symposium for Young & Emerging Leaders and The Future Enterprise Support Scheme.