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Projects

Beyond the Lock down Performance - Dec. 2020 project

Jita Jitan Rigakafi(Vacination Rumour) Performance - Dec, 2021 project

Two Good Heads

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Haske Theatre Troupe after Kande's Courage Theatre Performance 2017

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Kande’s Courage: Advocacy for Girl Child Education 2017

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African Folktales: Community Engagement 2022

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African Folktales: Audio Recording 2022

UP COMING EVENTS

1) NAIJA TALES (African Folktales Project)2022-2025:
- Cultural Workshops
- African Folktale Performance
- African Folktale Festivals
- African Folktale Podcast
- A Thousand Tales from Africa Project
- Nigerian Folktale Academy
- Tatsuniya Dubu Daya Project

2) WADRUMFEST-2023
- West African Drummers Festival of Indeginous Percussionists and Instrumentalists

3) GRIOTIFICATIONS - 2023:
Sharing positive African narratives through Indeginous African Griots, Bards, Towncriers, Praise singers, Eulogizers and Storytellers across African societies.
4) NAIJA FESTIVAL - 2023 - 2024:
- Curated, Collected and Showcased Nigerian Indigenous Festivals and Carnivals
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Open Air Theatre Performance on HIV AIDS Kaduna 2004

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Play Drummer Play Project 2006

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Theatre and Dance Training for Pupils Kaduna- 2013

PAST PROJECTS & ACTIVITIES:


PARTICIPANT: Two Week Theatre For Development Workshop: Using Drama And Popular Theatre To Address Social Issues With University Of Ibadan, Oyo State Nigeria - Organised By Unicef – 1998.

ACTING/SCRIPTWRITING: Radio Drama-Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria-Kaduna National Station-1999-2000

THEATRE FOR DEVELOPMENT TRAINING: Establishing Theatre For Development Local Government Community based Troupes in 32 Local Govt. across Nigeria. - 1997-2004.

ACTING: BBC Media Action Radio Drama series-Story,Story Voices From the Market-2004-2015

SCRIPTWRITING: Population Media Center(Gugar Goge) 70 Episode Radio Drama Series-2006-2008

FACILITATION/SUPERVISION: Establishing community based children and youths change agent groups in 30 communities in Kaduna State (On key household practices, Community Information Board, Community Dialogue, Theatre For Development, Child Rights, Resource Mobilization) National Orientation Agency Kaduna supported by Unicef Field office Kaduna – July/August 2010

CONSULTANCY: British Council-Radio Drama Production-‘Climate Change and You’-2011

PRODUCTION: Population Media Center 78 Episode Radio Drama Serial-2013-2014

PRODUCTION: (Tsaka Mai Wuya)-Radio Deutsewelle Radio Drama Series-2014

THEATRE FOR DEVELOPMENT FACILITATION: UK/Nigerian British Council Abuja -Nigeria Training on Using The Arts to Address Conflicts in Nigerian Communities-Feb 19-22, 2016.(Facilitated by Kabosh Theatre North Ireland).

THEATRE FOR DEVELOPMENT FACILITATION: ESSPIN/UKAid Educational Theatre project for performances in 18 LGAs of Kaduna Nigeria-July-September, 2013.

DIRECTING/PLAYWRIGHTING: Theatre Performance on Election Violence in Nigeria-August 2015.

WRITING/DRUMMING/DIRECTING: Command Theatre Performance at British Council Abuja, Nigeria-(I love this Country)-June 2016.

PLAYWRITING: Theatre Performance to commemorate Rwandan Genocide Kaduna Nigeria-(Never Again)-May 2016.

ARTISTIC DIRECTING: Popular Theatre Training and public performance on Theatre to mitigate conflicts in Nigeria under British Council ‘Acting Together’ project-Facilitated by Kabosh Theatre Northern Ireland and organized by Theatre Waves Kaduna-July 2016.

THEATRE FOR DEVELOPMENT FACILITATION: African Rennaissance Theatre Abuja-British Council ‘Acting Together Project-August-Sept-9th 2016.

CONSULTANCY: Radio Drama Series Concept Development Workshop-NURHI 2/African Radio Drama Association/John Hopkins Centre For Communication Programs-Lagos Nigeria-January 2017

CONSULTANCY: Christian Aid ‘’Malaria/Bed net Success Story in Southern Kaduna” Documentary Film-Directed by Kenneth Gyang-January 2017

PRODUCTION: (Komi Nisan Jifa)-African Radio Drama Association/NURHI 2 26 Episode Radio Drama Series-November 2017

CONSULTANCY: Christian Aid/CAAGI Popular Theatre Performance and Production to celebrate International Day of Girl Child Education in Kaduna- October 12-2017

CONSULTANCY: Radio Drama Training for Production of 13 Episode Drama Christian Aid/V2P Project-Awka-May 2018

CONSULTANCY: 13 Episode Radio Drama on Tree planting for Kaduna State Ministry of Environment –July- 2018

CONSULTANCY: Christian Aid/CAAGI Popular Theatre Project –Close out meeting with stakeholders in Education in Kaduna State-July 2018

THEATRE TROUPE CONSULTANCY:

-- Training of Nigerian children in cultural performances and drum lessons (Live theatre performance 1996 -2001)

-- Training of community based popular theatre organizations: across Nigeria – 1996 -2002 (live theatre performances)

--Play drummer play! A project with focus on indigenous African Drummers, percussionists and instrumentalists was carried out in 2006 supported by Prince Claus fund Netherlands (workshops, festivals and performances)

--Na we get am: Pidgin cultural expressions project which included, creative language research, poems, drama, songs in Nigerian pidgin English was also successfully carried out in 2008 supported by Prince Claus fund for culture Netherlands (festivals, performance, publications)


We also have a Theatre Troupe called Haske Theatre Group which embarked on many theatre projects including ESSPIN/SUBEB Kaduna Educational Theatre Project in 2011and Christian Aid/CAAGI Production in 2017.We have a pool of Actors, Theatre Manager and Stage Manager. Olabode Moses the Artistic Director has over 18 years experience in Theatre For Development Programming and Production.


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Nigeria-British Council ‘Acting Together’ Project-July 2016

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Theatre For Social Cohesion among youths Kaduna State 2018