November, 2018

MOREMI PRESS RELEASE

Lagos, Nigeria. Bolanle Austen-Peters Productions and House of Oduduwa are pleased to announce the birth of another riveting stage play from the producers of the evergreen Saro the Musical, Wakaa the Musical and Fela and the Kalakuta Queens

This December, BAP Productions and House of Oduduwa bring to you “QUEEN MOREMI THE MUSICAL” an authentic African super heroine story, that brings to life the rich and colourful African heritage, music, dance and costumes.

‘Queen Moremi the Musical’ relives the legendary story of a woman who sacrificed everything; her marriage, her son and even the risk of death in order to secure the future of the people of Ile-Ife.

Daughter of one of Ife’s bravest hunter-warriors, Lukugba, and Princess Olounbe of Offa; Moremi was raised to question injustice and stand up for the oppressed no matter who they were or where they came from. When Love came calling, she answered but there is always a price to pay.

Featuring seasoned and upcoming such as Bimbo Manuel, Bambam of the Big Brother Nigeria, veteran Nollywood star Femi Branch, Deyemi Okanlawon, Ayo Ayoola and Kehinde Bankole, the musical will relive the legendary tale of a woman who sacrificed everything; her marriage, her son and even the risk of death in order to secure the future of the people of Ile-Ife.

His Imperial Majesty, the Ooni of Ife and Chairman of the House of Oduduwa said this seasonal performance Moremi The Musical is aimed at showcasing the strength of women in our society and how it is dates back to thousands of years ago.

Her Excellency Mrs Olufunso Amosun who the performance is being dedicated to, describes Queen Moremi The Musical as a project that will keep our identity, values, history and culture alive especially among the youths , our upcoming next generation.

Described by CNN as the woman powering Nigeria’s theatre; Director and Producer, Bolanle Austen-Peters promises to thrill her audience with live music, royalty and incredible performances.


 1 epic story • 1 stage •A Legendary African Super Heroine • 12 days• 1 City!


The Executive Producer of  Queen Moremi The Musical and Global Ambassador for Moremi Ajasoro, Princess Ronke Ademiluyi states that it is our mission to proudly showcase our history and vibrant rich culture to the entire world.

Brace yourselves for an unforgettable thrill of a lifetime with #queenmoremithemusical


DATE:

Dec 21, 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31. Jan 1 & 2| TIME: 3 PM & 7PM| TICKET: 5K & 20K | www.terrakulture.com | www.afriticket.com | www.naijaticketshop.com


VENUE        

The Terra Arena, Plot 1376 Tiamiyu Savage, Victoria Island Lagos.

 Queen Moremi Ajasoro is an epitome of courage and sacrifice for the greater good.


SPECIAL THANKS TO:

TERRA KULTURE ARENA CORPORATE MEMBERS AND SUPPORTERS

 FIRS, AMSTEL MALTA, UNILEVER, SAHARA, AXAMANSARD, BEAT FM / CLASSIC FM, LEADWAY ASSURANCE, AFRICA MAGIC, AIRCOM, BRITISH COUNCIL, XTAMALIY, SMOOTH FM, STANBIC IBTC, EBONYLIFE, NEPC, SMILE INTERNATIONAL, OVATION INTERNATIONAL, IDEANEST, OGUN STATE, UPLIFT , REJUVENEE, TEMPLE PRODUCTION, DAWN COMMISSION