The Little Theatre Club in conjunction
Rotary Club of Nyali is putting up a comedy: “Home is where your
clothes are” on Friday 17thMarch (premiere and cocktail) and on
Saturday 18th March, writes
The two clubs are innovatively raising
funds through talent promotion and enhancement to support their
activities including helping sustain the youthful performing
By supporting talent enhance-ment
programmes among the youth, an avenue is being crea-ted here for
The play currently at an adva-nced
stage in rehearsals sees many familiar and new faces on stage
some who benefitted from a recent and continuing training
programme for performance artistes conducted by the Little
theatre club for talent enhancement.
The synopsis of the play: When his
wife, Elizabeth (Eunice Rimba), runs off with Ronald (Masha of
Ufalme Africa), the Major (Ashik Yusuf) decides to solve his
debts problems by letting the basement flat of his wife’s
house-to two different tenants simultaneously!
Jill (Georgia Lenny) , who works in
Brussels, only uses the flat at weekends, while Philip (Peter
Mbugua), a barrister, lives there during the week.
The Major simply swaps over their
belongings at the beginning and end of each week and every-thing
runs smoothly until Jill is unexpectedly given a week off work,
just as Philip returns to the flat after his weekend out of
Further complications arise with the
arrival of Elizabeth and Ronald, particularly when Elizabeth
lets the flat again.
The Major’s resourcefulness is
stretched to breaking point but after a wild confusion of mista-ken
identities, awkward confr-ontations and hectic misunder-standings,
all ends happily for the Major and assorted tenants!
The other roles are played by Davies
Lule Lule (Humphrey)’ Brenda (Patience Mathenge) and Jackline
(Anne Awuor Amoth).
The play is directed by Ashik Yusuf
and Hillary Namanje.
The producer is Nabil Adamjee assisted
by Peter Oduor-Odote
Apart from the play tickets, there
will be a programme booklet for the play for advertisers to buy
space to support the production.
The rates are very competitive at
20,000/= for back cover, 15,000/= inside back and inside front
cover; 10,000/= full page; 5,000/= half page; 2,500/= quarter
Tickets are available at Little
Theatre Club Tel No. 0710 824 674 and the Mpesa Till is 527006
The other production running from
Thursday 9th March till Sunday is another comedy
“Golden Tongue” by Jukwaa Arts Productions.
The play is produced by Carolyne
Ngorobi and directed by John Wesonga.
Synopsis of “Golden Tongue”: Rodgers,
a 50 year old looking for young spicy love...
He leaves home one weekend for a
Little did he know his wife was also
on an escapade at the same venue of his ‘business trip”...come
watch as the drama unfolds.
Who will burst who?
Who is with whom?
Who will trust the other?
“He wears the pants, she controls the