Nigeria’s premier entertainment solutions provider, Flytime Promotions, has once again teamed up with award-winning Nigerian playwright and stage director, WoleOguntokun, to present the worldwide hit stage play “ForColouredGirlsWhoHaveConsideredSuicide/WhenTheRainbowisEnuf.”Produced by ´Keke Hammond, the multi-award winning play written by Ntozake Shange premiered on the Nigerian stage in December 2011 to critical acclaim, bringing together some of the best actors in the country before a cumulative crowd of more than 4000 people.
A timeless and enduring story, For Coloured Girls returns to the Nigerian stage on June 15, 2014 by special demand, featuring 7 of the country´s most talented actresses on one of Lagos´s most famous stages, the Eko Convention Center of Eko Hotel & Suites. Once again, seven leading actresses will tell the amazing story of ALL WOMEN and every man in 2 riveting performances directed by Wole Oguntokun. The performances will feature Carol King as the Lady in Red, FunkeAkindele as the Lady in Orange, OsasIghodaro as the Lady inPurple, Matilda Obaseki reprising her previous role as the Lady inGreen, OrekaGodis as the Lady in Yellow, Diana Yekinni as the Lady in Blue and Ade Laoye as the Lady in Brown. Speaking about their involvement in the play, some of the cast members had this to say: “Being a Coloured Girl goes beyond skin color. For me, it represents the travails every girl-child goes through and the fortitude needed for her individual journey to womanhood” Carol King “To be an artistic voice today and directly or indirectly touching base with past and current issues concerning ALL women and the girl-child means the world to me.” – OsasIghodaro “For Coloured Girls…” in Nigeria this year, is amazing timing as being a voice and an inspiration to the girl-child all over the world is so important. “For Coloured Girls…” is an immeasurable experience; it is a rite of passage to womanhood, to sisterhood, to love.” – OrekaGodis“For Coloured Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf” is back biggerand better at the Eko Convention Center of Eko Hotel & Suites on Sunday, the 15th of June 2014.
Tickets for the 3pm show are N5000 and N15000.
Tickets for the 7pm Grand Finale are N7500 and N20000.
For table bookings and enquiries please call: 08035646358, 08081239477
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