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FELA!

Ended 9 Oct 2011 after 26 days

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.

Closed 9 Oct 2011

Fela! is on tour and hits the Sidney Harman Hall in Washington, DC Ended 9 Oct 2011.

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.

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Dates

Opening night: 13 September 2011

Closing night: 9 October 2011

Audience

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.

Run time

2 hours and 15 minutes with one 15 minute intermission.

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