‘The Trials of Brother Jero’ written by Wole Soyinka, is a hilarious comedy set on the now defunct Lagos Bar Beach featuring an unscrupulous young prophet and his antics. Originally published in 1969, the play which lampoons greed in society is a classic comedy piece bound to relax its audience.
The play is directed by Kenneth Uphopho(‘Saro The Musical’, ‘London Life, Lagos Living’ and ‘Paw Studios’ ) and produced by Adenugba Oluwanishola(Live Theatre on Sunday Series, King Baabu, Belong, A True Christmas Story , Band Aid), and parades Nigeria’s entertainment heavy weights including Chigul,Emmaohmygod, Oreka Godis ( Host, UrbanFM and Ebonylife TV’s Love Lounge , Actress and Celebrity), Jide Kosoko, Patrick Diabuah (‘Saro The Musical’, ‘Before30’, ‘Wakaa The Musical’), Paul Alumona, Debbie Ohiri (Naija Woman ‘Hear Word’), Goodness Emmanuel (‘Band Aid’, ‘Shattered’) Opeyemi Dada and a host of other fantastic talents.
Date: Friday, July 8and Saturday, July 9 2016 by 3pm and 7pm respectively.Venue: Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Tickets are on sale at TerraKulture, Victoria Island at N5,000 for Regular Ticketsand 15,000 for Prestige Class Tickets.
The play is supported by Pulse NG, 99.9 BeatFM, 97.3 Classic FM, Africa Movie Channel Startimes 018 Swift Networks, Naij.com, JiJiNG, DSTV AfricaMagic, Stylevitae, YNaija, 96.9 Cool FM, 99.3 Nigeria Info and FUSENG.