For Colored Girls – The Nigerian Adaptation is Showing on Dec 29th and Dec 30th 2011 at Muson, Lagos.
For Coloured Girls depicts the interconnected lives of seven women, exploring their stories and struggles as black women in America. The play has been performed on Broadway, adapted as a novel, television series, and most recently as the movie For Coloured Girls written, produced and directed by award-winning producer/director ,Tyler Perry.
Now adapted for the Nigerian audience, the play features the all-star female cast. The Nigerian adaptation while remaining true to the original play will be a poetic exploration of what it means to be an African woman living in the 21st century.
Commenting on the social relevance of the play, producer Keke Hammond said: “This play presents an opportunity for the Nigerian woman to see her struggles through the lives of other women and also to birth a conviction within her to stand up for their rights.
Joke Silva, Ireti Doyle, Tiwa Savage, Matilda Obaseki, Marcy Dolapo Oni, Reanne Weruche Opia, Olajumoke Ladi Belo and Omawumi.
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