The auditions for the Fayrouz L’Original Express
ion Show Season 2 auditions that began a few weeks ago will be making a final stop this weekend at the prestigious University of Lagos.
Expected to attract talented undergraduates and Youth Corps members within and outside the campus, participants will be adjudged by the jury comprising fashion experts, Mai Atafo, Kunbi Oyelese, Rhema Akabuoguof House of Tara and celebrity photographer, Kelechi Amadi-Obi.
Already, conversations have begun on social media and several other platforms as regards expectations from the 53-year-old campus that prides itself as the most sociable institution and an active player in the country’s social and educational map.
While speaking about her expectations, the senior brand manager, Fayrouz, Nnenna Hemeson-Ifebigh expressed optimism about the outcome of the Lagos leg of the auditions and added that the decision to make it the last stop was a strategic one.
She said, ‘The journey so far has been nothing short of impressive and we are not expecting anything less than that this weekend at UNILAG. Everybody knows the school to be the hub of everything social and creative and we are optimistic about the final auditions’.
The Fayrouz L’Original 2 auditions kicked off at the University of Ibadan on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9, 2015 and continued at University of Nigeria, Enugu and University of Port Harcourt on Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31, 2015 respectively.
The competition is an original platform by natural premium soft drink, Fayrouz. It places emphasis on creativity and originality as expressed in the art of fashion design, make up artistry, photography and modelling.