“You cannot make dodo without frying plantain.”
Nigeria: ‘the Giant of Africa’. Conservatives rule over the biggest economy on the continent, and one of the largest and youngest populations in the world. What if the people wanted something different? What if they got it?
Hackney-born writer Oladipo Agboluaje (winner of the Alfred Fagon award for Iya Ile/The First Wife) and director Rosamunde Hutt (Love, Bombs and Apples) join forces for this hilarious new satire about the state of populism in politics.
As time runs out to build a coalition, can Greatness Ogholi win power without losing his integrity? Could this the beginning of a new Nigeria?
|Preview (14 - 16 February)||£12|
Tickets are £10 or less with Arcola Passport.
Monday-Saturday at 8pm.
Saturday matinee at 3.30pm.
No performances Sunday.
Press night - Friday 17 February, 8pm
Supporters' social - Wednesday 22 February, 8pm
Relaxed performance - Saturday 25 February, 3.30pm
Running time: 100 minutes approximately .