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Akete, The Theatre Festival Goes National

Akete, the theatre festival press conference story was featured in different online newspapers including big and prominent online newspapers like Punch Newspapers, Vanguard Newspapers and News Telegraph Online.

Akete theatre festival

1. Punch Newspaper:

NANTAP Playwriting contest to produce future dramatists – Adeniran

The National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners and Touchstone Communications Limited recently, in a meeting with journalists in Lagos, gave the indication that they are poised to revive the ailing theatre in the country with the introduction of Akete Theatre Festival.

Read More on Punch.

2. Guardian Newspaper:

NANTAP, Touchstone partner for Akete Theatre Festival

National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP), Lagos Chapter, in collaboration with Touchstone Limited, has concluded plans to hold Akete Theatre Festival in December. It has as theme ‘Lagos: Past, Present and Future’ and would serve as part of efforts to encourage live theatre performances, grow theatre practitioners and inspire new playwrights to focus on Nigerian history, especially Lagos State.

Read More on Guardian.

3. New Telegraph Online

Akete Theatre Festival: NANTAP Lagos, Touchstone flag-off playwriting competition

As part of efforts towards revival of live theatre in Nigeria, the National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP) in collaboration with Touchstone last week announced commencement of the playwriting competition ahead of the maiden edition of Akete…the theatre festival.

Read More on Newstelegraphonline.

 

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Akete Press Conference

Akete Press conference video on TVC Nigeria.

Akete press conference held Wednesday June 14, 2017 at Touchstone Limited –  33 Little Road, Off Montgomery Road, Yaba, Lagos.

Pictures of the Akete Press conference.