REVIEW: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives, Arcola Theatre

Based on the best-selling novel by Lola Shoneyin and adapted for the theatre by Rotimi Babatunde, The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives bursts onto stage at the Arcola Theatre and packs a punch. This vibrant and empowering production tells the story of polygamy and sexual politics in modern day Nigeria. Baba Segi (Patrice Naiambana)… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals.. The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives, Arcola Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for Femi Elufowoju, jr’s production, playing at the Arcola Theatre from the 7th June. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening…  Baba Segi has three wives, seven children, and a mansion filled with riches. But now he has his eyes on Bolanle, a young university graduate wise to life’s misfortunes.… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives

Lola Shoneyin’s novel arrives on the Arcola Theatre stage with an adaptation by Rotimi Babatunde.  Casting for Femi Elufowoju, jr’s production has been confirmed and is set to include: Patrice Naiambana (Barbershop Chronicles, National Theatre; The Caretaker, Bristol Old Vic), Jumoké Fashola (Inspirit, BBC Radio London’s Sunday Breakfast Show; Dirty Little Secrets, London Festival of Cabaret), Christina Oshunniyi… Read More