Musicals: 2014 / 2015 Season
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 1420 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Ended 25 Mar 2012 after 5 days
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Fela! is on tour and hits the Academy of Music in Philadelphia, PA, Ended 25 Mar 2012.
Fela! explores the extravagant, decadent and rebellious world of Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo Kuti. Using his pioneering music (a blend of jazz, funk and African rhythm and harmonies), the musical reveals Kuti's controversial life as artist, political activist and musician.
Conceived by Bill T. Jones, Jim Lewis & Stephen Hendel, Fela! explores the life of Nigerian artist/activist/composer-performer Fela Anikulapo Kuti.
Opening night: 20 March 2012
Closing night: 25 March 2012
May be inappropriate for 12 and under. (Strong language and adult subject matter) Children under 4 years of age will not be admitted into the theater.
2 hours and 15 minutes with one 15 minute intermission.
7 reviews, average rating: (4.3 Stars)
Attended the Toronto production last night,....unbelievable to say the leas... more
IF YOU KNOW HIS STORY YOU WILL ENJOY THE SHOW EVEN MORE BECAUSE YOU HAVE SO... more
I Saw the show at the AHMANSON THEATER opening night Wednesday 12/14/11. t... more
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