I just got off the phone with Oji at NollywoodNYC, where he let me in on some fantastic news--not only will some of Nollywood's biggest stars be out in full force THURSDAY night for the next NollywoodNYC event, but they'll be filming scenes for a new movie at the event.
So, get there early, put on your best look, and perhaps you too will soon be a NollywoodNYC star...
Do join NollywoodNYC, and aficionados of Nollywood (the Nigerian film industry) in its unique after-work networking event for an exclusive movie preview and night of networking.
Do join surprise Nollywood actors and actresses live and direct from Nigeria!
After substantial and month long interior renovations, the space previously known as Boucarou has been retransformed to Betty’s!
NollywoodNYC is back with unfiltered cultural stimuli!
Come join the Nollywood culture and experience!
Meet and greet industry professionals!
Food and drinks - Pepper soup, Suya, Palm wine, etc.
Raffle to win 2 tickets to Broadway hit FELA!
Raffle to win 2 match tickets for World Cup SA 2010 courtesy of media sponsor Africa.com
Date: Thursday, March 25th, 2010.
Time: 6 until 11pm. Movie preview begins at 7pm and ends approximately at 9pm with some interludes.
Admission: $5.00 before 7pm.
Location: Betty’s Lounge. http://www.bettysnewyork.com
64 East 1st Street (btw 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY 10003
212.529.3262. F or V train to 2nd Ave. Take the 1st Ave exit.