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'Okonkwo's Inquest' Everything you need to know about upcoming stage drama

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'Okonkwo's Inquest' is a stage play inspired by Chinua Achebe’s classic novel 'Things Fall Apart.'

'Okonkwo's Inquest' is a stage play inspired by Chinua Achebe’s classic novel 'Things Fall Apart.'

The play intends to rationalize human reactions to strange cultures and dogmas through a post mortem on the fatal consequences of colonial assumptions of the African traditional structure.

Okonkwo’s Inquest is a devised Theatre workshop play directed by multiple award winning Theatre veteran Toyin Oshinaike, and is produced by Oxzygen Koncepts.

The play will premiere at Terra Kulture, Lagos on Thursday October 1, 2015. It would also show on October 2, 2015, at Terra Kulture, Tiamiyu savage street, VI, Lagos

READ : PETE EDOCHIE CALLS 'THINGS FALL APART' HIS MOST CHALLENGING MOVIE YET

Synopsis.

Set in a land, not too far away from you. There lived a hardworking man, named Okonkwo, who never really had things easy in his early life, but worked his way to recognition.

With hard work and perseverance, Okonkwo became a respected person among his people.

However, things took an unfortunate turn for Okonkwo; from a hero, he became the spite of Umuofia and was buried like a dog.

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