“Wakaa! The Musical” has become the first Nigerian musical to ever make it to the British capital which is no small feat.
The Bolanle Austen-Peters Production landed a slot in London’s world-class theater district and the opening night on Thursday, July 21st was sold out!
Did you catch the show while it was on for 7 days?
“Wakaa! The Musical” is a play about the trials, successes, and experiences of graduates with varied backgrounds, a wager between them after graduation has a twist when the realities of life and the folly of their choices hit them. Eventually, they reunite, coming full circle. The story reveals the struggles and challenges young people face in present day Nigeria and abroad. The story takes you on an emotional roller coaster and is a strong satire of Nigeria’s politics.
If you missed it watch the highlights below.