The countdown has begun to the fifth edition of Lagos Theatre Festival (LTF) 2018.
Set to take place on the 27th February – 4th March, across various venues in Lagos, with a theme ‘Theatre in Unconventional Spaces’, this year’s edition will focus on presenting innovative interpretations of new ideas that will inspire, challenge audiences, and new works that will spark conversations and debates.
Playing host to over 600 artists, 100 performances at 12 Venues, the festival promises to offer a variety of choices for everyone including lovers of theatre, enthusiasts and returning visitors to the Festival.
This year, there will be 6 curated shows, 37 fringe shows and events, some of show to look out for are ‘Esther’s Revenge’ by PawStudios which will be showing for the first time, ‘Naked’ by Lala Akindoju, ‘Bridezilla’ by Women in Arts, ‘3some’ by Jude Idada, ‘Strelitzia’ by Donna Ogunnaike, ‘Don’t Drop The MIC’, ‘Open MIC Night’ among others. It is apparent that the shows cut across diverse theatre genres from different production companies from within and outside Nigeria.
Theatre lovers, enthusiasts, families and visitors are thus invited to explore a week of cultural celebration, storytelling, applaudable artistic expressions as we reclaim our city’s heritage.