Femi Branch Actor to celebrate 25th industry anniversary with stage play “Shalanga”

Femi Branch is set to celebrate his 25th Industry anniversary With “Shalanga” featuring Yaw and AY On Democracy Day.

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Renowned playwright and director, Femi Branch, is set to showcase his latest stage play “Shalanga” at the eighth edition of Yaw's annual event.

The upcoming event is set to hold on Sunday May 29, 2016 at the Eko Hotel Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.

A play from one of Femi Branch’s new books in celebration of his 25th anniversary, it also features the acting talents of Steve “Yaw” Onu and AY Makun.

Femi Branch and Dayo Amusa in " Oju Awo" in 1997. play

Femi Branch and Dayo Amusa in " Oju Awo" in 1997.

 

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"Shalanga" is a satirical stage play that mirrors the past and present of the country in a tongue-in-cheek fashion. It is the latest in a series of stage collaborations between Yaw and Femi Branch, following previous edition of the show that featured Koffi in a stage play ‘PO’.

In addition to the stage play, the night will also feature performances from Phyno, Olamide, Korede Bello, Reekado Banks, Burna Boy, Solidstar, Seyi Shay, Adekunle Gold, YCEE, Naomi Mac, Reminisce, Humblesmith, Lil Kesh, Vector among other entertainers.

Femi Branch & Fathia Balogun play

Femi Branch & Fathia Balogun

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Femi Branch's upcoming movie includes "Aunt Maria," which has the actor play two different characters - an old man, and an old woman. The movie tells the story of  how a father's love goes beyond the grave.

Watch actor in "Domino" clip below.

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