I Welcome you to the National Troupe of Nigeria website. The National Troupe of Nigeria is the foremost performing arts organization of the Federal Government of Nigeria and our core mandate is presenting, promoting and preserving the performing arts of dance, drama and music in Nigeria. The National Troupe also represents Nigeria in international cultural and performing arts events across the globe.
– Mr. Ahmed Mohammed Ahmed
The National Troupe of Nigeria
The National Troupe of Nigeria, established in 1991, is an agency of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture, the apex performing arts organization of the Federal Government of Nigeria and a cultural ambassador representing the diversity and richness of Nigerian arts and culture both within the country and on the international stage.
The primary objective of the National Troupe of Nigeria is to preserve, promote, and showcase Nigerian traditional and contemporary performing arts. This includes a wide array of artistic expressions, such as traditional music, dance, drama, and folklore, as well as modern and contemporary performances.
The troupe aims to foster national unity and pride by highlighting the cultural heritage of Nigeria's various ethnic groups and presenting them as a cohesive representation of the country's identity. Through its performances, the National Troupe celebrates the rich cultural tapestry of Nigeria, showcasing the artistry and talent of its artists. As a cultural ambassador, the National Troupe of Nigeria travels both within the country and internationally, participating in various festivals, cultural exchange programs, and collaborations with other performing arts companies. It serves as a bridge, promoting cultural understanding and appreciation among different nations and showcasing Nigeria's artistic brilliance to the world. The National Troupe also plays a vital role in providing training and support to emerging artists and performers, nurturing the next generation of talents in various artistic disciplines. By doing so, it contributes to the preservation and continuity of Nigerian performing arts for future generations.
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The National Troupe of Nigeria is a true embodiment of the richness of Nigeria's cultural heritage. I had the pleasure of attending one of their performances and was blown away by the beauty and energy of their dance and music. It was a truly unforgettable experience.
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As a performer myself, I have had the privilege of working with the National Troupe of Nigeria on several occasions. Their professionalism, dedication, and passion for their craft are truly inspiring. It's always an honor to collaborate with such talented individuals.
The National Troupe of Nigeria is a vital institution for the preservation and celebration of Nigerian culture. Their performances showcase the diversity and vibrancy of the country's artistic traditions and serve as a source of pride for all Nigerians
I recently attended a workshop organized by the National Troupe of Nigeria, and it was an eye-opening experience. The instructors were knowledgeable and passionate, and I learned so much about Nigerian dance, music, and culture. I would highly recommend their workshops to anyone interested in expanding their artistic horizons.
The National Troupe of Nigeria has been a cornerstone of the Nigerian cultural scene for many years, and their commitment to excellence is unwavering. Their performances are always a highlight of any cultural event, and I look forward to seeing what they have in store for us in the future.