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Out of Town Theatre Performance: Picasso in Kenia, Aug. 2 2014 @ Klub Quest – Nanyuki

Picasso in Kenia
Date & Time: Saturday the 2nd of August at 4pm.
Venue: Klub Quest (next to Barclays Bank) in Nanyuki
Entry is by donation – give us what you think the show is worth!

Picasso in Kenia is an exciting and original collaboration between The Theatre Company of Kenya and the Dutch company, TiNaNiNaNi.

Originally written by their director, Ari Peterse, the performance examines the connections between the work and ideas of the most talked-about artist of the 20th Century, Pablo Picasso, and African art, using a combination of pathos, humour and music.

The piece has been explored and developed with the current TTC Training group, Dianna Kameta, Sunday Ndambia, Mvavu Eve-Onne, Eric Wanyama Wanyonyi and Martin Kigondu, along with Checkmate Mido , Sylviah Namusasi , Catherine Enane and Beryle Chebet. The TiNaNiNaNi members are Frans Siekman, Susan van Hulst, Fonge Frieling, Kamee Frieling and Jasper Valent.

Call 0722 554 372 for bookings and info.

August 2, 2014 at 1:44 pm Leave a comment

Play: Wanawake wa Heri wa Winsa, Until May 4 2013 @ Phoenix Players

Wanawake wa Heri
Phoenix Players Present WANAWAKE WA HERI WA WINSA by The Theatre Company

Dates: Until May 4, 2013
Venue: Phoenix Players, the professional Centre
Tickets: Ksh. 500 Students Ksh 300

SYNOPSIS
The Theatre Company presents this extraordinary award winning performance. The play is set in Kiambu County in the plush environs of Windsor, Falstaff makes his love and desires know not to one but two married women in identical letters. Upon comparison Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page plot their revenge on Falstaff for being so bold and assuming. The revenge plan unveils itself with almost catastrophic but hilarious consequences. Inhabitants of this small town are all part of the unfolding comical events that surround Falstaff’s amorous adventures.

April 24, 2013 at 10:49 am Leave a comment

The Theatre Company Presents: Wanawake wa Heri wa Winsa, Dec 15-16 2012 @ National Museum

Back from a successful International Tour of India, The Theatre Company will present Wanawake wa Heri wa Winsa  – A Swahili translation of Shakespeare’s Merry Wives of Windsor at the Nairobi National Museum Amphitheatre on the 15th and 16th of December 2012 at 4pm and 7 pm daily. Tickets for the show cost Ksh 500/-.

Synopsis :

The play is set in Kiambu County in the plush environs of Windsor, Falstaff makes his love and desires known not to one but two married women in identical letters. Upon comparison Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page plot their revenge on Falstaff for being so bold and assuming. The revenge plan unveils itself with almost catastrophic but hilarious consequences. The strength of some relationships with doubts creeping and some grow ever so stronger as the inhabitants of this small town watch and are a part of the unfolding comical events that surround Falstaff amorous adventures.

December 14, 2012 at 3:09 pm 1 comment

Theatre Company presents Writers’ Workshop, Dec 19-22 2011 @ Kuona Trust

December 9, 2011 at 4:30 am Leave a comment

Out of town/Play: My Moving Home, Feb. 12 2011 @ The Lily Pond Nanyuki


The Theatre Company Presents
My Moving Home a play by Rogers Otieno

Date: February 12, 2011
Venue: The Lily Pond, (Behind Lions’ Court Hotel) Nanyuki.
Time: 7-10pm
Tickets: Kshs 500/-

For reservations and more information call: 020 211 3624, 0715 536 672
Ps: Tickets available at the Braeburn School

January 31, 2011 at 1:33 pm 1 comment


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