At 2MG , we are big on building communities of theatre in order to support the development and promotion of culture and art. Our goals also centre on promoting a new generation of literary artistes and relevant works. These goals include:
- EMPLACING AN ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF THEATRE OUT OF AFRICA
- ESTABLISHMENT OF A CULTURAL EXCHANGE PROGRAMME
- BUILDING ‘COMMUNITIES OF THEATRE’ WHICH SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT AND PROMOTION OF CULTURE AND ART FOR THE SAKE OF IMPROVED LIFESTYLES
- INCUBATING AND PROMOTING A NEW GENERATION OF LITERARY ARTISTES AND RELEVANT WORKS FOR APPRECIATION THROUGH PERFORMANCE AND PUBLISHING
With many years of teaching experience in speech making, script and screenwriting, performance and dance as well as speech, voice and elocution, 2MG brings much-needed skills not only to industry professionals but other corporate players too.
THEATRE FOR DEVELOPMENT
Theatre as a tool for social development cannot be overlooked. Southern and Eastern African countries have used this medium effectively for the dissemination of information on HIV/AIDS, Cholera and Malaria, etc. this packaged is offered to Governmental and Non-Governmental Agencies work in Nigeria
The 2MG Academy provides creative development workshops and training designed to meet skill-specific needs for writers, actors, administrators and technical hands desirous of developing and improving their skill set.
2MG children’s theatre is designed to introduce a new generation of to the theatre and to educate them on the fun and discipline of theatre. It is family friendly theatre performed by children and youth and also geared to develop the theatrical skills of potential performers.
2MG Internship Program provides individuals with valuable insight, mentorship, knowledge and hands-on experience in all aspects of the theatre, to bridge the gap between academic education and practise.
These are designed performances for corporate and bespoke events such as command performances, retreats, AGMs and corporate retreats. It is also designed for individuals who can appreciate good theatre and can take place in the coziness of a home or the offices of an organisation.
To foster cultural understanding and diversity amongst peoples and nations, 2MG provides culture classes in dance, language, cooking and cultural exchange programmes with individuals, international theatres and art institutes using the platform of educational art forms.
2MG has taken care to master the very peculiar skills of theatre administration and continues to improve these skill-sets. We make this expertise available to persons, groups and bodies that employ any form of drama in their operations.
2MG Ghen Ghen Community of theatre
Masks and a Griot (2MG) Theatre Company is a theatre and live outdoors production and literary expression outfit. The company’s main thrust is the development and promotion of new works of literature and creative expression from a Black Diaspora perspective and for the promotion of constructive values for life.
Area 1, Garki District, Abuja (FCT), Nigeria.
1141 Kwame Nkrumah Crescent,
Asokoro – Abuja.
(Use theatre entrance on Abdou Diouf Street)
Hotline: (+234) 809 111 1037