It was a dreamlike scene approaching the route to the Ijegba Forest with the sight of aged women clad in white, greeting guests as they stepped on to the forest path leading to the performance venue.
“E kaabo, e ku idide. Eyin naa maa dagba,” meaning “welcome, thanks for coming. You will also grow old,” were the words of the old women.
Everybody present that night had one or two tales to share. But it was only the beginning as the magical night was just setting up. The stage set was another tale to share.
Here are some of the pictures from the 'A Dance of a Forests':
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