Uncle Ebo Whyte stages “Damaged Goods” in honour of JJ Rawlings – SEE IMAGES

Celebrated Ghanaian playwright James Ebo Whyte  last night, June 22, honoured former President Jerry John Rawlings with an exclusive premiere of his latest play “Damaged Goods”. A magnificent event coming off at the National Theatre, the event attracted the very creme of society:  Black Stars coach Kwasi Appiah, former Vice President, Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur and […]

THEATRE: Of Uncle Ebo Whyte’s “Rejected”

There’s a sobering scene from Uncle Ebo Whyte’s play, “Rejected,” that has stuck with me since I went to see it. It is one of utmost defeat: Comfort (played by Viva Aderko) lies still on the floor of her kitchen, in the arms of drunken lawyer friend Sammy (Andrew Akote). She wears a black skirt […]


Recently, I had the privilege to be a part of the few invited people to witness the premier of Uncle Ebo Whyte’s latest play, “Rejected”, beautifully performed at the national theatre in Accra. The beautiful set, designed by in-house designer Joojo Quansah, was well demarcated and touched with the right amount of lighting which brought […]

Uncle Ebo launches sequel to “The Deal” Thursday night

A sequel to his widely received debut novel ” The Deal”, celebrated Ghanaian playwright and CEO of Roverman Productions James Ebo Whyte, is set to outdoor his second novel “The Perfect Couple”. Slated for the National Theatre on Thursday November 24, the novel coincides with the premiere of his 32nd consecutive quarterly production “Rejected”, which […]

Uncle Ebo Whyte’s Forbidden @ National Theatre from May 30

Forbidden, a new pay by Uncle Ebo Whyte’s Roverman Productions will be staged at the National Theatre from May 30. Regular patrons to the playwright’s productions have been promised an exciting play. In Forbidden, “Kwaku Koduah, aka Junior , an ace radio personality, finds himself in a dilemma. His lifestyle, which he has no intention of […]

REVIEW: Uncle Ebo Whyte’s ‘The Smartest Man Alive’

I had a good laugh last Sunday. It was specifically on 29th March at the National Theatre to watch Uncle Ebo Whyte’s’ latest classic – the smartest man alive. It is a must watch play. The play is thoughtful, well crafted and spiced with great humor. One caution for those who are having rib pains, […]

New Uncle Ebo Play ‘The Smartest Man Alive’ Mar. 28, 29, April 4&5

Uncle Ebo Whyte is ready with a new play. Titled ‘The Smartest Man Alive’, it premieres at the National Theatre on March 28 and 29, as well as April 4 and 5. In ‘The Smartest Man Alive’, Moses has the perfect spin on every story. He is a smart guy and is always on top […]

Ebo Whyte ready with – UNFORGIVEN… Screens Aug 30, 31 Sept 6&7

After taking patrons to an airport, a salon and the Black Stars camp, Roverman Productions turns the spotlight on itself and gives us a play entitled: UNFORGIVEN, which is based on what happens inside a live theatre company from auditions to productions. Meet Wofa Charles, a man who inspires and pushes people beyond their comfort […]

“…We can also lift the World Cup” – Uncle Ebo Whyte

Uncle Ebo Whyte, the brain behind Roverman Productions has dedicated his 24th play to the Black Stars of Ghana, ahead of the World Cup in Brazil. The play, titled “Games men play”, is centred on the Black stars of Ghana and their preparations in Camp in Brazil. It also tries to highlight the many challenges […]


African Voices meets James Ebo Whyte, a passionate storyteller with a series of successful plays to his credit. He talks on the life-changing events that helped shape the successful writer, director, and producer he is today. Text, Video & Image: CNN