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Trans Atlantic Export

Alliance Francaise d'Accra Casely Hayford Road, Airport Residential Area, Accra, Ghana

Trans Atlantic Export is a collection of theatrical experiments highlighting systemic abuse and trauma left to fester through different eras, sharing a common cause; colonialism, in its most patriarchal form. The ridiculous double standards and a simple rooted hatred for femininity in all its expressions, in men, in women, whether it serves all men or […]

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Dilemma of a Ghost

National Theatre, Accra - Folks Place Liberia Road, Accra

Ato, a Ghanaian from the Odumna clan returns to Ghana from his studies in North America as a graduate and brings with him a black American wife. His family is confused because marriage is not between two individuals but the two families of the groom and the bride; more so, when Ato reveals that his […]

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“Ayiyii” (Dance, Music, Drama)

National Theatre of Ghana South, Liberia Road, Accra

A total theatre performance that uses music, dance, and drama as a vehicle to showcase the unique Ghanaian regional cultures. Performed by The National Drama Company (Abibigromma), National Dance Company (Ghana Dance Ensemble) and National Symphony Orchestra.

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Bride of the Gods

National Theatre, Accra - Folks Place Liberia Road, Accra

One day, a high priest catches the only daughter who is betrothed to the gods of their land, in an uncompromising position with Subinzali, his head servant. The high priest imprisons Subinzali awaiting execution as sacrifice to the gods. Can Nderize who is referred to as the flute of the gods exonerate her loved one? […]

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“Songs of Akotam” An African Stage Musical

National Theatre, Accra South, Liberia Road, Accra, Ghana

"Songs of Akotam" An African stage musical returns to the theatre this December. The story of a once-thriving village that, having lost its musical vitality, embarks on a collective effort in camaraderie to restore its lively spirit through the power of music. Written and Composed by Dr. George Mensah Essilfie. Performed by international multi-award winning […]

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Wednesday Theatre – Lotto Kiosk in Bethlehem

Father Moses is a strong Christian, but he is a poor man. His wife is fed up and is seeking divorce so his pastor intervenes by giving Father Moses ten thousand Cedis from the church coffers to start something. That same night, Father Moses dreams and sees himself in Bethlehem where Jesus was Born. To […]

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A Woman’s Instinct

National Theatre of Ghana South, Liberia Road, Accra

A play by the master playwright and international award winner Abeiku Sagoe. Adwoa Amissah, the most enchanting woman in Cape Coast in the early 19th century resolves not to marry any man except the one who would be able to dislodge the white men from the castles, then the King's nephew proposes to her and […]

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A Night of Performances

National Theatre, Accra South, Liberia Road, Accra, Ghana

A night of performances in honour of theatre icon Dr. Mohammed Ben Abdallah, a playwright, an academic and cultural luminary. As Secretary of Culture and Education under the PNDC government Dr. Abdallah's accomplishments included playing a pivotal role in the building of the National Theatre, the conceptualization and establishment of the National Commission on Culture, […]

WEDNESDAY THEATRE- Pyjamas for 5

National Theatre, Accra South, Liberia Road, Accra, Ghana

Morgan is planning a weekend of illicit romance at his charming countryside home while his wife, Mansah, is away. To ensure a smooth affair, he invites his best friend Kobby to act as an alibi. However, complications arise when Mansah decides to stay home after all, suspecting that Morgan might be up to something. To […]