An African Celebration for Rufus Orisayomi

A Farewell
Celebration Tribute in honour of African Theatre Innovator & Practitioner
Rufus Orisayomi
1 January 1947 – 18 February 2010.

An evening
bringing together a wide family network of British based African artists, celebrities
and friends sharing memorable anecdotes and amplifying the great artistry of
Rufus Orisayomi’s work and influence. The memorial promises to feature two hours
of dramatic performance readings, dance troupes, sketches, music and fascinating
art displays from Rufus Orisayomi’s very own painting collection.

See below
for list of confirmed Actors and Artistes.

Confirmed Actors and Artistes performing at the evening include –

Ade Solanke

Adeola Badejo
Amani Naphtali
Angie Amra Anderson
Alex Oma-Pius
Ayan De First & his Oduduwa Talking Drummers
Ayo-Dele Edwards
Ben Onwukwe
Bisi Adigun (Arambe)
Bolaji Adeola Badejo
Cyril Nri
Ellen Thomas
Francis Angol
Funmi Adewole Kruczkowska
Golda John
‘H’ Patten
Joy Elias Rilwan
Judith Palmer
Kadija George
Moji Bamtefa
Ndubuisi Anike
Omotolani Sarumi
OT Fagbenle
Peter Badejo
Tito Fagbenle
Usifu Jalloh & Wale Ojo

plus more artistes to be confirmed.

Produced and
Directed by Femi Elufowoju, jr.

This is a charity
event and all proceeds from this events will go to children of the celebrant.