As promised, TARIERE is giving you this weekend's Social Calendar courtesy Aramide Abe's 'What's On'...
FRIDAY 28TH MAY
1) EPIPHANY @ SIGNATURE
Segun Aiyesan’s solo exhibition, ‘Epiphany’, is on at the Signature Arts and Interior Gallery from May 28 till June 10.
Venue: Signature Arts and Interior Gallery, 107 Awolowo Road Ikoyi.
2) AFRO SOUL @ HOUSE OF MAKEDA
Teni performs songs from her upcoming album and the House of Makeda Summer 2010 "Aso-Ebi" show.
Venue: House of Makeda, 7, Manuwa st, off Keffi st, S.W Ikoyi
Entrance fee: N5000 (Standing Room only)
3) AFTER WORK SALSA
Unwind after a week of hard work, relieve some of that pent up stress salsa-ing, and network with friends and colleagues @ After Work Salsa
Venue: Bacchus, 57 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi
SATURDAY 29TH MAY
CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE HOSTS AUTHORS, SEUN KUTI PERFORMS @ CIVIC CENTRE
To celebrate the end of the 2nd Farafina Trust Creative Writing Workshop, Chimamanda Adichie will be hosting visiting writers and special guest author, Ama Ata Aidoo.
Commonwealth Prize Winners, Adaobi Nwaubani, author of I Do Not Come to You by Chance, and Sade Adeniran, author of Imagine This, will also be reading from their work.
Seun Kuti and the Egypt 80 band will be performing live!
Venue: Lagos Civic Centre
1) ART WORKSHOP: WHO IS WEARING MY T-SHIRT?
An Interdisciplinary workshop on the occasion of the exhibition prêt-à-partager
With Zohra Opoku, Oyindamola Fakeye and Goddy Leye
Venue: This is a Free Workshop organised by the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (ifa). Places are really limited. REGISTER by calling 07055680104
Workshop: 29th May to 5th June 2010 (Yaba Tech & CCA Lagos)
Time 10am - 5pm
2) FLOWERS & ALL THAT JAZZ
Start Saturday with Flowerstalk indulgence - with a lazy leisurely champagne or glass of wine, brunch and relaxing live music.
Venue: 114 Awolowo Road (Next to First Bank/Accross from MOBIL (Ribadu Rd).
Time: Noon - 11pm
3) ABUJA WRITERS FORUM WEEKLY
Guest Writer Session with writer, Tanure Ojaide
Venue: Pen and Pages Bookstore, White House Plaza, Plot 79, Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja
4) EXHIBITION AT NIKE ART GALLERY, LEKKI
'Infinite Patterns and Forms’ opens at the Nike Art Gallery in Lekki, Lagos,
Venue: Nike Art Gallery, 2 Elegushi Str. Second Roundabout, Lekki
5) FELA DUROTOYE ON THE ROAD TO FORTUNE
Meet Fela DUROTOYE at the next edition of addVANTAGE GLOBAL LEADERS NETWORK.
Venue: Coral Hall, Idowu Martins Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Contact 08034549552 to register.
Fela Durotoye (I actually cried when I read the public Love letter he wrote to his wife, Tara)
A new amateur night for up coming singers, rap artists and comedians. It will happen every last saturday of the month. There will be record label owners, producers, managers and artists present.
Venue: Zamunda, Ologun Agbeje Street, VI
SUNDAY 30TH MAY
1) LPM MONTHLY FLEA MARKET
Featuring The White Dress Shop, Grey, PhunkAfrique, Babushka, Lagos Look, NS1463 Shirts, Kachifo Books
Venue: GET Arena, Ozumba Mbadiwe ( Across the express way from The Oriental Hotel)
Time: 12 noon till 6.00 pm
LPM is a monthly Fabulous flea market ( Every last sunday of the month)
Wonuola Odunsi - Iya-Oloja of Le Petit Marche (LPM)
2) THEATRE @ TERRA
Showing: The Other Side
Venue: Terra Kulture, Tiamiyu Savage Str. VI. Fee: N2500
Time: 3pm & 6pm
MONDAY 31ST MAY
1) IFE TALKING DRUM FESTIVAL
The drum carnival will start on May 31 in cities across the South West and climax at the grand finale at the Obafemi Awolowo University.
2) FROM IFE TO LONDON
Kingdom of Ife: Sculptures from the ancient city - The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B. Till June
3) DAGRIN TRIBUTE
If you are in London on Monday, you can catch the Tribute To Dagrin featuring Wande Coal, Dr. Sid, DJ Zeez and others @ The O2
I'll be hanging out at Le Petit Marche (LPM) on Sunday, you should come check it out...
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