Popular and multiple award-winning Yoruba actor, Yinka Quadri is undertaking a six month diploma course in Theatre Arts at the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ogun State. He said the experience has been fun so far and that he looks forward to utilizing the skills he will gain from the classes. In a conversation with Encomium Weekly, Yinka Quadri said;
To say the truth, the experience has been wonderful, and I am very happy about it.
55 year old veteran actor Yinka Quadri claimed that he has gained a lot in the course and that he was anxious to learning more things.
Within the very short period I have been in the school, I have gained a lot. Even in this theatre practice which we believe we are among the pioneers, I have been able to learn more, especially English. I have improved myself. Going back to school has really helped me. And by the time I graduate, I believe I should have learnt more and become better.
He has joined the list of other talented actors like Prince Jide Kosoko, Toyosi Adesanya, Fathia Balogun, Sola Kosoko, and others who are also diploma students of Theatre Arts at the Olabisi Onabanjo University(OOU).
Yinka’s Quadri‘s fans are hopeful that he will come out after his diploma in Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) as a more grounded and more exciting actor in the Yoruba movie industry.