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Musical Play: My Mum My Queen, May 10 2015 @ Louis Leakey Auditorium – National Museums

My Mum My Queen Flier
Date: Sunday, May 10 2015
Venue: Louis Leakey Auditorium (National Museums)
Time: 2 Shows
1. Sunday 3pm 10th May
2. Sunday 6pm 10th May
Tickets: 1200/= advance, 1,500/= at the Door

This Mother’s day treat your mum, your wife, or a mum you love, to this amazing Play and Musical Narrative, My Mum, My Queen.

My Mum, My Queen is a celebration of the different stages of motherhood, as we get to experience the funny, challenging and heartfelt moments of motherhood, through entertaining drama and music. It will be great fun-full of laughs, and heartfelt moments that will leave your mum feeling like Royalty.

To book your tickets call 0725 040 951 or Lipa na Mpesa number 317979

May 5, 2015 at 10:53 am 1 comment

Theatre: AID: or Doing Nothing, May 8-24 2015 @ Phoenix Theatre

Dates: May 8-24, 2015
Venue: Phoenix Theatre
Tickets: KES 500

May 5, 2015 at 9:25 am Leave a comment

Performance: Kaggia the Play – About Bildad Kaggia, May 2-3 2015 @ Mageuzi Theatre -PAWA 254

MAGEUZI THEATRE presents: Kaggia the Play, a story about Kenya’s towering revolutionary Bildad Kaggia.

Wriiten by John Sibi-Okumu and Directed by Nick Njahe, the show features incredible performances from Harry Ebale, Lydia Gitachu, Bruce Makau and Yriimo Mwaura.

April 26, 2015 at 2:37 pm Leave a comment

The Nairobi Performance Series – March Edition, Mar. 27 2015 @ Goethe Institut

Dance 24
Date: March 27, 2015
Venue: Goethe-Institut, Auditorium
Time: 6 pm
Admission: free

The Nairobi Performance Series is a production platform that aims to support new productions and cross-disciplinary working methods. The series will be held four times a year, each edition showcasing new works. The series is a model about responding, innovating and creating new contexts for quality artistic dance production.

The Nairobi Performance Series provides an opportunity for the performers and creators to develop new ideas, pursue local and international collaborative projects and build on their collective skills and experience to find new working modes in an ever changing environment of technology. The series aims to bring together multiple dance artists and participants who work in diverse art forms or contexts.

The programme is curated by Kefa Oiro and Moturi Kebaya.

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Performance: ‘Art’ by Yasmina Reza in English, Mar. 28 & 29 @ Alliance Française

Dates: March 28 & 29, 2015
Venue: Alliance Française

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Dance Performance: Hawa, Mar. 7 2015 @ Alliance Française


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The Caged Bird Sings – A Play Inspired by Maya Angelou’s Autobiography, Feb. 26 – Mar. 1 2015 @ The Phoenix Theatre

U.S. Embassy and Tone Theatre Productions to Stage “The Caged Bird Sings,” a Play Inspired by Maya Angelou’s Autobiography, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” and Her Literary Works

Date and Time
Thursday, February 26 2015 (Red Carpet Premiere, Invite Only, Media Welcome)
Evening Show — 6:30 p.m.

Friday, February 27, 2015,
Evening Show — 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 28, 2015
Matinee Show — 3:00 p.m.
Evening Show — 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 1, 2015
Matinee Show — 3:00 p.m.
Evening Show — 6:00 p.m.

Venue: The Phoenix Theatre
Tickets: KES 500

The Kenyan play production, “The Caged Bird Sings,” draws parallels between the triumph of the African-American struggle for equality and civil rights and Kenya’s struggle with ethnicity, social justice, economic empowerment and freedom of expression.

“The Caged Bird Sings” is rendered in music, dance and elocution. Composers include world celebrated Moipei Sister, Serephine Moipei, and Terry Wambui, Abdulrazak Ingutia, Claire Etaba, Lindah Manja, Collins Onyango, Wendy Kandra, Josephine Wambui, Charles Chizi Ngambi, George, Marie Wambui, and John Kinyanjui. The production crew includes Nicholas Moipei as Music Consultant, Dennis as Choreographer, and Evans Mbinji as Music Co-Director, among others.

To learn more about this play production or to purchase tickets, please contact:

Anita Ngungi 0705589722 / George Orido 0721457025 / Kennedy Waudo 0722745543
Visit Facebook: The Caged Bird Sings
Follow on Twitter: @CagedBirdKenya @ToneTheatre

February 20, 2015 at 7:07 pm 1 comment

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