FELA! Opens tonight on Broadway


Fela!, the new musical based on the life and music of Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, will open on Broadway at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street) tonight.

With performances already begun on Monday, October 19, this new musical is directed and choreographed by Tony® Award-winner Bill T. Jones(Spring Awakening), with a book by Jim Lewis and Bill T. Jones. Sahr Ngaujah and Kevin Mambo will play the title character on alternate performances, while the world renowned Antibalas and other members of the NYC Afrobeat community, under the direction of AaRon Johnson, will again perform Kuti’s rousing music live onstage. W

Tickets for Fela! on Broadway are available through http://www.Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200.

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