BRITISH COUNCIL LAGOS THEATRE FESTIVAL

The British Council Lagos Theatre Festival ‪#‎LTF2016‬ is the largest outdoor theatre festival in Nigeria. It will kick off in grand style from 23rd to 28th February, starting at 10:00am daily. 


Get your tickets and get ready for a memorable thrill. 


Over 100 thrilling performances have been lined up for you for 6 days, across 20 venues live in Lagos. 


Tag your friends, mark your calendar, come out experience the very best in theatre, dance, music, poetry and culture from Nigeria and the UK.




The Lagos Theatre Festival will be featuring shows, plays, music sessions and workshops like: 


EVERY SINGLE DAY

As part of the Lagos Theatre Festival, The Make It Happen Productions presents 'Every Single Day'- a story of a mature single woman and her hustle. Get ready to see the beautiful and talented Linda Ejiofor like never before. The play also features Rita Edward, Ife Salako, Paul Alumona and Martins Osuagwu and it's produced by Kemi Lala Akindoju!

The play shows through the 23rd to 28th of February at The Freedom Park. 




BARCODE DIALOGUE




DIALING LOVE


Paul Uchebe's Dialing Love Directed Joshua Alabi FEATURING Tosin Adeyemi, Opeyemi Dada,Tunji Sotimirin, Austin Onuoha, Edgar Eriakha, Bola Haastrup Atitebi
Date:23rd-28th February 2016
Venue: Freedom Park Broad Street Lagos (Beside Grill Station)
Tuesday 23rd: 5pm
Wed. 24th: 6pm
Thurs. 25th: 6pm
Sat. 27th: 3pm 6pm
Sun. 28th: 3pm


SAD Pink

A stage production from the University of Lagos (Creative Arts Department). Come listen to the story of different women... dance, music, drama and promises to be interesting! With tickets for JUST 300 naira!!! 





FELA: SON OF KUTI Fall Of Kalakuta 

A play by Cornel Best Onyekaba 
Directed By Tosin Oshinaike 
DATE AND TIME: 24, 27, 28th Feb 6pm 
VENUE: Amphitheatre, Freedom Park 1,Hospital Road, Off Broad Street Lagos 





LTF EVENING: KARAOKE With The Friends Of The Festival 
Date:Wednesday 24th February 2016
Venue:Esther's Revenge, Freedom Park 
Time: 7pm


Olufemi Oke's FOOL'S DAY 

Directed By Animashaun Samuel 
Time:7pm prompt
Date: Feb 25th
Venue: TERRA KULTURE Tiamiyu Savage Street VI Lagos






LTF EVENINGMusicals A Tribute To BROADWAY
Date:Thursday February 25th 2016
Venue:Main Stage,Freedom Park 
Time:7pm
RSVP: lagostheatrefestival.com
ACCESS IS FREE



28M

JIIMBAY PRESENTS
28M: A VOICE FOR THE DEAD 
25TH FEBRUARY 2016
VENUE: AGIP HALL,MUSON CENTRE, ONIKAN LAGOS
26TH FEBRUARY 2016
VENUE: AMPHI THEATRE,FREEDOM PARK,LAGOS 
TICKETS: VIP 5K REGULAR 3K STUDENTS WITH ID 1K 



Wole Oguntokun's THE INHERITORS
Directed By AUSTINE ONUOHA
Produced By ADEGBINDIN BABATUNDE
Venue: TERRA KULTURE Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria Island Lagos
Date: February 26,2016
Time:4pm & 7pm




MAYBE TOMORROW: A Stage Play

Directed by:Leke Gbolade
Produced by:Adenugba Oluwanisola
Written by:Soji Cole
Featuring: Charles Etubiebi,  Simi Hassan 
Venue: Freedom Park (Esther's Revenge/Upstairs above the Restaurants)
Time: 3pm and 6pm
Saturday February 27th 2016



HAPPINESS FORGETS




Heros As Icon: The Art Of Comic Making 
27TH FEBRUARY 2016 
KONGI'S HARVEST GALLERY FREEDOM PARK 

Admission Is Free!!!!!

Comic Republic is giving back to the comic industry by sharing it's tips and tricks on how to make a successful comic industry in a 2 hour workshop titled Heroes as icons; the art of comic making. 



THE POET, DONNA Presents A POEDIO PRODUCTION 'LOVE LIKE SLAVE'
Featuring: The Poet,Donna, JENNIFER O',ICE,J LEXXY,CJ
Producer: Donna Shodipo
Director: Nabila Lester
Date: February 26&27 2016
Time: 7pm
Venue: Freedom Park



GRANDMA WURA


Mindscapes Children's Museum History,Science,Technology& The Arts and Back 2 My Roots proudly presents GRANDMA WURA
Children will have all-day access to the museum,role play in fun exhibit spaces designed specially for them,enjoy mindblowing activities, and listen to stories told by Grandma Wura!
25th and 26th Feb 2016
Storytelling: 10:30am & 12noon
27th Feb 2016 
Storytelling: 10:30am &12noon
Mindscapes Children's Museum
Plot1A, Blk 3,Michael Olawale Cole Drive
Off Admiralty Road ,Lekki Phase

ITAN

Old skool vs New skool things. A story of inter-generational conflict.

Pa Latinwo's Bata vs Diekola's Shoki! Who will the winner be? Don't miss 27th and 28th



THE DUET

An Anthology of Poems Saturday 27th February 2016 Terra Kulture Victoria Island Lagos 3pm & 6pm 


NEXT OF KIN
A stage Play Written & Produced By: Eniola Shitta
Directed By: Kenneth Uphopho 
(Director of Saro &London Life,Lagos Living)

FEB 25&26. FEB 27&28
6PM DAILY. 3-6PM
Venue: The British Council,20 Thompson Avenue,Falomo Ikoyi,Lagos Nigeria.






ALAPATA APATA


MEADOWS HALL PRESENTS A MUSICAL ADAPTATION OF WOLE SOYINKA'S ALAPATA APATA
Date:27th February 2016
Time: 2PM AND 5PM
TICKET FEES
N5000(VIP)
N3000(REGULAR)
N1500(CHILDREN)
VENUE: MUSON CENTRE (AJIP)




DON'T DROP THE MIC

URBAN VARIETY SHOW: DON'T DROP THE MIC

Freedom Park 8pm ON SATURDAY 27TH OF FEBRUARY 2016





LTF EVENING Presents Music Sessions Featuring Friends Of The Festival

A fun jam session where friends of the festival do duets and cover songs they have always wanted to sing as well as original songs!

Date:Sunday 28th February 2016

Venue: Main Stage, Freedom Park

Time: 7pm

RSVP: uknigeria@britishcouncil.org 


AND MANY MORE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Tickets are available at TerraKulture, Dealdey and NaijaTicket Shops!

For further inquiries, Call 0803 444 8812, to make enquiries or email UKNigeria@britishcouncil.org