Ineh the Musical, a melodramatic musical, vibrant with dance and character, which will hit the National theater stage in September, is all about!
Ineh the musical, is an intriguing and simple ‘true life’ story for
families to determine if the mother of the house should be full time
mother(s) or a career mother.
in and its effect on their children during formative ages is what INEH
the musical puts in perspective for the new age to savor in a world
INEH in the native dialect of Ishan in
Edo State Nigeria, means mother and it tells the story of Fred Ijewere, the producer of the play!
mother, whose 6 successful children have chosen to give a flamboyant
birthday party without her knowing it.
Overtime, Mama Fred, as the 80
year old and full time house wife is fondly called, all people that have
come to live with or through her have come to understand and believe in
the undying nature of sacrifice that she gives to nurture any
“project”. No wonder she gave up her career only to nurse her children
Mama Fred eavesdrops and over heard one of her own daughters encouraging
one of the house helps to do away with women who want to be full time
house wives, Theresa says “House wives are liability…” Mama is
intrigued, reflects on her life’s choice and advises with maternal
Makinde Adeniran is arguably one of the best in
the industry and has directed the likes of Saro (the musical),
Khaki-a-go-go (a dance opera), sango (film), Jesus Christ the super star
(Opera) to mention a few.
Abiodun Abe has designed some of the most
difficult play sets like Kurunmi by Ola Rotimi and Langogbodo by Wale
Oretimehin Kehinde was the official song writer and assistant director at Saro and Wakaa musicals.
Juliana Dede has costumed quite a number of productions
for both stage and movies such as Kakadu (the musical), Saro (the
musical) and Wakaa (the musical).
Is played by Tosan Edremoda- Ugbeye, she is known for her
role as Mrs Ajibade in the soap opera “Heavens gate” and has also
starred in many plays like Osofisan’s women of owu, Soyinka’s King
Baabu, Yerima’s Sisters and many more. She is also
one of the writers for Ineh the Musical.
Here are some photos and clips from the 12 minutes press preview of the drama which held on Tuesday, July 9.
A moment from the 12 minutes excerpt of #inehthemusical. #inehthemusical intriguing and simple story for all women who choose to be mothers. Ineh in the native dialect of Ishan in Edo State Nigeria, means mother. The career choices mothers have chosen to manage their children during the nursing age is what INEH the Musical puts in perspective. .A must watch musical drama that will start showing in September at the national theatre, lagos….
#inehthemusical is an intriguing and simple story for all women who choose to be mothers. Ineh in the native dialect of Ishan in Edo State Nigeria, means mother. The career choices mothers have chosen to manage their children during the nursing age is what INEH the Musical puts in perspective. It will start showing at the #nationaltheatre in #september