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Concert: African Music Legends Edition, Dec. 3 2015 @ Phoenix Players

Mustered SoulMustered Soul is back! This edition we are celebrating an incredible blend of musician icons across Africa. Our goal is to bring back to life the stories of Fela Kuti, Miriam Makeba, Oliver Mtukudzi, Angelique Kidjo, Lucky Dube, among many others. Join us for an entertaining night of soothing, exciting and danceable African tunes. See you there!

Featuring Linda Oduor-Noah, Don Ngatia, Kethi Wangeci Ngari, Muthoni Hunja, Ken-Albert Orwa, Noel Grass, Robert Orwa Drumlove and Tugi.

When: Thursday 3rd December, 7:30 pm

Where: Phoenix Players, The Professional Centre – Parliament Road

Advance: Ksh 700, Door: Ksh 800

For tickets kindly contact: 0722 982 589 / 0728 765 804

November 11, 2015 at 11:43 am Leave a comment

Theatre: All Girls Together, Jun. 5-21 2015 @ Professional Centre – Parliament Road

All Girls Together
Opening Night: June 5, 2015
Venue: Phoenix Players, Professional Centre
Time: 7.30 pm

Dates: Until June 21, 2015

Directed by Eugene Oyoo and written by Cajetan Boy
CAST LIST: Mutinda Sarah- Josie, Yusuf Ang’asa-Felix, Brian Njaira- Wilson, Babra Gathii-Madge & Ivy Esther- Sasha

All girls together is a play by one and only Kenyan writer Cajetan Boy, who has a number of plays like Benta and many others. Benta was a play presented at Phoenix Theatre in 1999 and later published.

Cajetan late on wrote “All girls together” to tackle the issues of men as seen by women and will undoubtedly provoke debate!

June 4, 2015 at 3:24 pm Leave a comment

Kwani? Open Mic: We’ve Moved Edition! Mar. 3 2015 @ Phoenix Players

Nairobi’s longest running performance poetry platform, Kwani? Open Mic commemorates its 8th year with a switch to new venue, Phoenix Players. A beloved fixture on Nairobi’s arts and culture circuit, this spot shall provide a relaxed and intimate setting where words will take centre stage.

The inaugural event slated for March 3rd has slam champions Teardrops and Wanjiku Mwaurah blessing the mic as the night’s featured poets with H_Art the Band providing musical delight.

Look out for performances by special guests and old friends of Kwani? Open Mic.

Featured Poets: Teardrops and Wanjiku Mwaurah
Featured Band: H_art the Band
MC: Cindy Ogana
Date: 3rd March 2015
Time: 7.00pm – 9.30pm
Venue: The Phoenix Players, Parliament Rd, Inside Professional Centre
Entry: Advance 200*, Gate 300.

*Advance tickets are only available via Mpesa: Simply select “Buy Goods” on your MPesa menu, enter the “Till Number” (56714) and follow instructions to complete transaction.

This fast rising sheng Spoken Word poet has performed at over a hundred venues across the country. Teardrops is passionate about social issues and change and recently released a spoken word album. Besides art, he is an entrepreneur and electrical engineer.

Wanjiku Mwaurah
A natural performer and talented scriptwriter, the Flow of My Soul author, Wanjiku Mwaurah goes beyond poetry and has been involved in awareness campaigns for the cerebral palsy condition (art4acause) while playing mentor for many upcoming artists in the field.

H_Art the Band
Made up of Mordecai Kimeu, Kenneth Muya and Wachira Gatama, H-Art the Band has created a language best understood not by the mind but by the heart. Blending smooth vocals with poetry, freestyle rap and dance, the trio is making waves in the local music scene.

March 1, 2015 at 4:34 pm Leave a comment

Theatre: Roots of Shame Seeds of Pain, Mar. 5-16 2014 @ Phoenix Players – Professional Centre

Date: March 5-16, 2014
Venue: Professional Centre – Parliament Road
Time: Wed.-Thur. 7 pm, Fri. 7.30 pm and Sat 6 pm
Tickets: Kshs 500

Written by Brian Munene(Original idea by David Opondoe) and Directed by Millicent Ogutu

Rated: +16

March 4, 2014 at 10:50 am Leave a comment

An Evening of Afro Jazz Readers Edition, Nov. 26 2013 @ Phoenix Players

jazzy nov
Ricky Na Marafiki will be at it again this time with An Evening of Afro Jazz Readers Edition. In this edition we celebrate some of the best poets and writers coupled up with some afro jazz tunes by Ricky na Marafiki.

Some of the guys to expect are Jemedari Muziki, Prisca Ojwang and Sitawa Wafula. Come and sample good music and poems.

All this for only 500ksh at the Phoenix Players from 6-9 pm on Tuesday the 26th of November

November 18, 2013 at 10:03 am Leave a comment

Theatre & Performances: Back Lash, Aug. 9-24 2013 @ Phoenix Players – Parliament Road

Phoenix Players Present Back Lash directed by EUGENE OYOO

Opening: August 9, 2013
Venue: Phoenix Players
Tickets: Ksh. 500
Tickets: 020 2225506 or 0705589722

Runs until August 24, 2013

Set in the 80’s this brilliantly plotted African play shows a family struggle with secrets after losing a son and his family in a horrid car accident, mother and father turns to mould their last son to take his late brothers place in building the family business and family name. How mother is blinded with pride and power to draw evry1 around her into her world of lies and revenge. This play shows the stigma of aids in an orthodox way. Directed by Eugene and put together by a brilliant performance (PG. 16yrs).

August 8, 2013 at 5:08 pm Leave a comment

Play: Kidnap Game, Until Jun. 22 2013 @ Professional Centre – Parliament Road

the Kidnap Game
Phoenix Players Present Kidnap Game
Directed by Likarion Wainaina

Dates: Until June 22, 2013
Venue: Phoenix Players, Professional Centre – Parliament Road
Tickets: Kshs 500

Paul Kendon is a highly successful businessman, international arms dealer, and head of a large corporation. His world is turned upside-down, however, when he receives a telephone call from a man claiming to have kidnapped his daughter, Sarah…

June 10, 2013 at 12:23 pm Leave a comment

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