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FELA!

Ahmanson Theatre (Los Angeles, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

798 ratings
4.6 average rating
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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 24 2011

This was the most glorious musical of all time!

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 17 2011

Wonderful music. Great dancing. Fun experience.

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2 reviews
9 stars
attended Dec 24 2011

A most pleasureable event....The music was strong and and exciting. The storyline was easy to understand.

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2 reviews
6 stars
attended Dec 17 2011

Amazing energy from everyone in the cast and the musicians! Great singing and dancing! (Also I learned a lot about recent African history and politics.) My only request: don't over-modulate the singers' audio so much; I know you're going for...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 13 2011

Amazing performance. Great music. Tremendous energy. A unique theater performance. Well worth seeing.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 17 2011

AWESOME! PLAN TO GO SEE IT AGAIN BEFORE IT LEAVES THE AHMANSON! MUSICAL, ENGAGING, COLORFUL, EXCITING, HEARTFELT, TRUTH AND A BLESSING TO FEEL THE PASSION OF MR. KUTI FOR HIS CAUSE. PHENOMENAL!

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14 stars
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0 stars
attended Dec 17 2011

Fabulous. I had rear orchestra seat and my entire row got moved to the first row of the theater. Can you say fabulous? Fabulous show, fabulous seats, fabulous value!

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 22 2011

Fantastic show! Great acoustics in Ahmanson Theatre.

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 18 2011

Fela was stupendous. Bill T. Jones' choreography was mesmerizing.

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 17 2011

Great music! Great dancing! Great story! Go see it! The actor playing Fela looked and sounded just like Fela did. The music was only slightly Americanized with some R&B touches, but overall it was a very accurate representation of Afro-beat. A...continued

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8 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 05 2012

Great show......Really enjoyed the music and dance from the performers!

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 24 2011

Hi octane and fantastic music. The talent was impressive and explosive!

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2 reviews
14 stars
attended Dec 31 2011

I love the music,history and dancing.Fela grab the audience attention!!

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 22 2011

I really enjoyed the FELA. It was very entertaining. However, I dont know if I missed it, but there should be some stipulation that it is not for children.

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 18 2011

I suggest you read up on FELA before you attend the show. So you will have a better understanding who this man really was.

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2 reviews
14 stars
attended Dec 21 2011

I went to dance, enjoy, and be enlightened - it was even better than I expected. My daughter said, "Can we see it again?"

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 22 2011

If you love afrobeat, you really should see this show. If you don't know what afrobeat is, you really should see this show. Fabulous acting, dancing and staging.

The only criticism I could give is that, because 2+ hours cannot tell the entire...continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 19 2011

important story shared through exquisite dance, song, and acting. these dancers are no joke. you will be entertained no doubt!

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