By Sam Anokam
Notable actors including Joke Silva, Akin Lewis, Nedu of Wazobia FM, Paul Adams, Shaffi Akinrimisi, Michael Odiachi, Inna Eriza among others will light up the Agip Hall of Muson Centre with the staging of play, “Mad King of Ijudiya”.
Brought to the Lagos audience by Thespian Family Theatre and Productions, the Mad King of Ijudiya with two shows, at 3pm and 6pm on 21st, 22nd, 28th and 29th December 2013, comes with a rich blend of folklore, traditional dance and music that naturally transports the audience to a typical African village setting.
Written by Ayo Jaiyesimi, Oliver Aleogena, Director of Photography and directed by one of Nigeria ’s finest Directors, Abiola Segun Williams.
Speaking on the play, Ayo Jaiyesimi, President Thespian Family Theatre and Productions said “ Our Central Theme for this December’s play is ‘Happy Ending’, and looking at “The Mad King of Ijudiya”, it was a rough time for the people of Ijudiya, but it sure ended well, we also, in the same vein want Lagosians, in the midst of the hustles and bustles of the year, to come, relax and give themselves a ‘Happy Ending’ to the year 2013, and set a good tone for the year 2014”.