Obama – Dreams From My Father Opens in Nairobi

A musical play that captures the life of US President Barack Obama, Obama: Dreams From My Father opened at the Kenya National Theatre in Nairobi last Tuesday. The play is produced and directed by playwright George Orido.

The opening night at the newly refurbished theatre also featured the sounds of Singers Taking Action in Reaching Souls popularly known by the moniker “Stars” a group visiting from the United States.

In attendance were US embassy public affairs officer Michael Greenwald, Ford Foundation executive director Maurice Makoloo and Kenya National Theater executive director Aghan Odero.

The play will close on Sunday.