Lagos Theatre Festival holds in February

The seventh edition of the Lagos Theatre Festival (LTF) is set to hold between February 27, 2020 and March 1, 2020. Holding in multiple locations within the Lagos metropolis including National Museum Lagos, African Artists Foundation, British Council, Alliance Française…

Inside Theo Lawson’s prison anything can happen – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Please join me in thanksgiving as I have just escaped from prison. The place formerly known as Her Majesty’s Broad Street Prison has changed name to Freedom Park, but those in the know always sentence mere mortals to Theo Lawson’s…

Lagos Fringe Festival kicks off Nov 19

The second edition of the multi-disciplinary open access arts showpiece, Lagos Fringe International Festival 2019, is set to hold from November 19 through 24, 2019 at various venues across the city of Lagos. The 6-day festival will bring together participants…

#LABAF2019 – SPECIAL ARTHOUSE FORUM @Amphitheatre

History is the past as it is described in written documents, and the study thereof. However, when you take a great book like Tunde Leye’s Afonja: The Rise, sprinkle in performers who know their craft and ‘stage’ it at the…

Lagos Book & Art Festival, (LABAF) set for November 4-10, 2019

The 21st edition of the Lagos Book & Art Festival (LABAF) will take place from November 4-10, 2019 at Freedom Park, Lagos Island and other venues around the city. LABAF which has been described as ‘Africa’s biggest cultural picnic, is week-long…

Lagos Theatre Festival will now begin April 8

The 2019 edition of Lagos Theatre Festival (LTF) is set to showcase over 140 shows in seven days under the theme: ‘Imagine the Unimaginable’ taking place from April 8 to 14 at different venues across Lagos, the organisers have said.…

Lagos celebrates Theo Lawson at 60

The Lagos literary and artistic establishment turned out in their numbers to celebrate Theo Lawson, architect, bon vivant, visionary and moving spirit behind Freedom Park, the eclectic art, literary and event space pat in the heart of Lagos Island. The…

Day 4 at LABAF -Gabriella Opara

After a night of conversations and celebration dedicated to Fela comes to an end; another day of activities dawns at the 20th edition of the Lagos Art and Book Festival (LABAF). Day four at LABAF will begin on a creative…

Theo Lawson love’s Lagos

Theo Lawson is in love with Lagos and it is easy for everyone to see. The architect who conceived the theme park known as Freedom Park from the ruins of the old colonial prison talks about his love for the…

Maiden Lagos Fringe Festival holds November

The Inaugural Lagos Fringe Festival will take place from November 11 through 18, 2018 in Lagos, Nigeria. It is a festival for performing arts and interdisciplinary conversations, and will feature local and international artistes from South Africa, UK., U.S.A., Ghana,…

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