Saro – a Bolanle Austen-Peters production (Music of Africa, Wakaa, Phenomenal Woman, 93 Days) – will be hitting London this summer, along with some of the finest talent in Nigerian theater such as Gideon Okeke (Gbomo Gbomo Express, Relentless), Bimbo Manuel (Dazzling Mirage, October 1) and many others.
The musical tells the story of four young people and their life-changing journey to Lagos and their human odyssey through hopes, dreams, misfortunes, loves, and destiny, all crafted in a rich and involving 14 act masterpiece. Saro explores the endeavours of the characters with an empathetic and realistic gaze, the troubles and small victories of four people discovering themselves in a harsh, unwelcoming city. The costumes, songs and choreographies, and its colorful and unforgettable characters will drag you into of rollercoaster of entertainment through, music and dance.
Dates: From 24th August 2017 at the Shaw Theatre. Book your tickets on Ticketmaster