Latest events at the National Theatre in Accra

The National Theatre Accra

The National Theatre Accra

The National Theatre Ghana is located in the Victoriaborg district of Accra. Opened in 1992 the venue is a must see and is unmissable due to the unique structure. From a distance the theatre resembles an impressive ship sailing through the city. The National Theatre Ghana has gradually become an icon of Accra like he Sydney Opera house. The building houses the three resident companies of the National Dance Company, the National Symphony Orchestra, and the National Theatre Player.

There are many events that take place at The National Theatre below are some of the latest events



Featured Events at the National Theatre Accra

Bukom Nov 2017

Bukom is a dance –set in Bukom- one of the most densely populated neighbourhoods in Accra. It reveals in graphic detail the activities of gangs in the sprawling neighbourhood amidst visual creativity and artistic humour. The show which includes juvenile delinquencies, teenage pregnancy, alcoholism, street life, prostitution and many others. The skill of this play is how it takes serious subjects and turns them into interpretive dance and humour. You will experience ample moments of hearty laughs, voluntary applause and a sense of finality and elation when curtains as you are taken on this experience.




When: 11th November

Time: 4pm and 7pm

Price: 50GHC

To book tickets contact the National Theatre booking office

The Grande Finale Concert 1st December 2017:  at the National Theatre

If you enjoy classical music this is a night will be one not to miss. As the event will feature the wide array of classical soloist who will perform a number of classics. The event will also feature the National Symphony Orchestra.

When: 1st  December

Time: 4pm and 7pm

Price: Regular 60GHC and 100GHC for VIP

To book tickets contact the National Theatre booking office

Regular events taking place at the National Theatre in Accra in 2017

Every First Friday of the month the National Theatre in Accra hosts HIGHLIFE TIME

This event is a live band performance which features a new band each month.

Time is 6.30pm prompt with tickets from  GHC 10.00.

So if you want to dance and have a good time come and enjoy Highlife Time

The Chocho concert party Every second Sunday of the month

The second Sunday of every month come and enjoy the Chocho Concert party, which is a range of short plays, comedy and music. The stage drama is an educative programme which helps to tell the real story of Ghana through many different forms. Its an entertaining experience where you will be entertained by a range of artists



Third sunday of every month at the National Theatre Accra

This is a theatrical programme with performances created by children for children which includes Poetry, Dance, Drama, Brain Challenge, and Music

Tickets are GHS 4.00.

Contact the National Theatre booking office

Telephone: +233 30 266 3449

Location of National Theatre Accra


Editors note

 Find out more at the National Theatre Ghana (please note that this link will take you to the National Theatre official web site but for some strange reason their content still and keeps displaying events from 2016 and even later, but all the contact details should be correct)



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