Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju makes directorial debut with ‘Lavender’ at the Lagos Theatre with her new project, ‘Lavender’ in April 2019. Award-winning actress and filmmaker, Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju, premiered her one-woman show in February 2018, where it was met with praises and applause. Following the success, she set the stage again August 10-12, with the help of her amazing mostly-woman team, to showcase the highs and lows of being a young, hustling woman.
The ‘Lavender’ will feature appearances from Kehinde Bankole, Deyemi Okanlawon, Oludara Egerton-Shyngle, and Rita Edward while Akindoju directs the project.
Lavender,’ a stage play by Akindoju’s The Make It Happen Productions, is coming one year after the success of her one-woman show ‘Naked’. Akindoju’s new role adds to her production ability that has seen her produced and co-produced some movies and stage productions.
Previous projects with the input of Akindoju include ‘The V Monologues,’ ‘Naked,’ ‘Gidi Up’, Akin Omotosho’s ‘The Ghost and The House Of Truth’ Ishaya Bako’s ‘4th Republic.