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Inua Ellams

Inua Ellams

Playable City Lagos

Born in Nigeria, Inua is a poet, playwright and performer, graphic artist and designer and founder of the Midnight Run—an international, arts-filled, night-time, playful, urban, walking experience. Identity, displacement & destiny are reoccurring themes in his work. He lives and works from London.

British Council Arts

Written by Inua and combining lyrical spoken word and animation, Black T-Shirt Collection, was commissioned by the British Council for Edinburgh Showcase 2013

Among many other works, Inua’s latest project is the development of The Half-God of Rainfall for the Tricycle Theatre