This Saturday, 26th April 2014, the city of Ibadan will be playing host to some of the finest voices in Spoken words, Performance poetry, Comedy, and Music. The event is tagged Be Blessed 6, a poetry and sundry talent event; it features a mixture of both upcoming and already known talents.
This quarterly event, in time past has featured poets such as award winning Tade Ipadeola, Kukogho Iruesiri Samson, Uche Uwadinachi, Soonest Nathaniel, Iquo Eke, Ogbeni Femi, Servio Gbadamosi, Street Poet, Funmi Aluko, Ndukwe Onuoha, etc.
Next edition will be featuring emerging voices alongside already known poets as usual, with the likes of Olulu (organizer of WordUp), Eriata Oribhabor (organizer of 100Thousand Poets for Change in Nigeria), Servio Gbadamosi (organizer of Artmosphere), Wale Owoade (leader at Artbeat Africa), Enigmatic Olumide (the host of Be Blessed). Fast rising Ibadan based comedian, Chris Da Lecturer will be making a comeback to crack ribs after a spectacular performance at the last edition. Other poets expected are Street Poet, Yommy Bishop, Thick Code, Eaglez Voice, Kolade Olanrewaju Freedom, Olamilekan Show, VicAdex, Adedayo Agarau, Ola Writes, Adelaja Rilwan, Clementina, Yomi Akinlaja, and many more; including budding artists who are bold enough to ask for the microphone and show what they have.
Date is this Saturday 26 April 2014
Venue is Zoological gardens, University of Ibadan
Kick off time is 1:00pm
Be Blessed 6 will also be used to launch a DVD documenting finest moments at the earlier editions of the event. The DVD could be sold for as low as N300 on 26 April 2014 as incentive to people who will witness this edition.
This event is organized by EGC media company in association with Order! For enquiries, please mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07034198264.
Don’t forget to tell a friend to bring a friend… let’s share the fun!