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The Oba Asks for a Mountain (a Tale of Nigeria)

In far-off Nigeria, The Oba, a king of great wealth and power, wants it ALL, and expects to get what he wants. And he wants the lands of the Ilesha people. Most people would simply do what he asks, but when he comes up against the wit and humor of three young friends who call these lands home, he may have asked for more than he bargained for.

April 7 through 29, 2018
Fridays 7PM; Saturdays 2PM & 7PM; Sundays 2PM
Ohio Savings Pay What You Can Series performances Sunday, April 8th; Friday, April 13th; Friday, April 20th; & Friday, April 27th

  • By Gail Nyoka
  • Directed by Chennelle Bryant Harris
  • Movement by Andrea Belser
  • Production Stage Manager Tim Maca
  • Lighting Design Josh Heidinger
  • Set and Costume Design Alison Garrigan
  • Puppet and Mask Design Melanie Boeman
  • Acting Company
    Agiri-Asasa
    Bryce Evan Lewis
    Dayo
    Bryon Tobin
    Oshun/Abeni
    Jailyn Harris
    Messenger 1/Guard/Herdsman
    Devin Davis
    The Oba/Messenger 2
    Leilani Barrett

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