In the ArtHut’s bit to improve arts in Africa (commencing with literary arts), we are organizing our first ArtMesh which would be a live poetry-reading session. Venue: American Corner at CcHub, Yaba, Lagos. Date: June 28, 2019. Time: 2pm.
Griots and Bards is a curated monthly open mic event infused with spoken word, poetry, conversations and performances for the coming together of Lovers of a the arts. Venue: Thought Pyramid Art Center, Ikoyi, Lagos. Date: June 27, 2019. Time: 5pm.
Talk Your Own. Venue: AAF, Victoria Island, Lagos. Date: June 22, 2019. Time: 5pm.
Poet By The Bottle Venue: African Artists Foundation, Victoria Island, Lagos Date: May 25, 2019 Time: 7pm
Open Mic. Venue: AAF, Victoria Island, Lagos. Date: January 27, 2019. Time: 5pm.
Join us at Bogobiri House for Open Mic Night. Music, Spoken Word Poetry, Comedy, Contemporary Art, open to all. Come and discover upcoming local talent or showcase your own. Venue: Bogobiri, Ikoyi, Lagos. Date: January 24, 2019. Time: 7pm.
An AFRIKOINART production set in the Igbo tribe, AJA tells a compelling adaptation of the Biblical Abraham and Isaac story focusing on Isaac’s meekness and his trust. It features drama, dance, music and poetry. Venue: Villageo Even Centre, Kubwa, Abuja. Date: December 9, 2018. Time: 5pm.
Meet the girl next door who invites you into her circus of wild thoughts and everything in between, unseen by the public. Her looks are unassuming and her demeanor is conservative but she offers you a split personality; her life and dealings are not separated. The associated difficulty of being alternative in her environment often…
You are invited to this gathering of the most interesting poets in Nigeria. They have been reading their works every month for the past 8 years at this event. Venue: Orange Academy, Maryland, Lagos. Date: November 8, 2018. Time: 6.30pm.
The 4th edition of the Lagos International Poetry Festival brings over 35 exciting poets, writers and artists from 15 countries across the world including Kwame Dawes, 2018 Forward Prize winner, Danez Smith, South African poet and activist Lebo Mashile, and a special guest appearance by Niyi Osundare. Venue: Freedom Park, Lagos Island, Lagos. Date: October 31…