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FELA! Reviews

The Paramount Theatre (Seattle, WA)

Reviews & Ratings

25 ratings
4.6 average rating
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28 events
18 reviews
2 stars
attended May 28 2013

Fabulous show. Forgot the binoculars. They would have been nice where we were sitting (back of the main floor).

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Goldstar Member
10 events
8 reviews
3 stars
attended May 28 2013

FELA was worth every penny spent on tickets and more. The energy, the dancing, the narration and the singing made this a dynamic and powerful performance.

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8 events
6 reviews
0 stars
attended May 28 2013

First, the good stuff: The music is amazing (of course), the set is brilliant, Fela is sensational, as are his musicians and dancers. The energy is just bouncing off the walls, in a good way! Then the second act comes along, and it bogs down. ...continued

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4 events
4 reviews
15 stars
attended May 29 2013

It was an excellent performance. Goldstar provided a good value and Paramount assigned us really good seats in the First Mezzanine. It was more "bio" than I thought it would be, but I learned a lot.

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6 events
3 reviews
4 stars
attended May 30 2013

I loved it. It was entertaining and educational!

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2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 02 2013

I loved the show Fela! It was one of the most amazing and touching shows that I have seen. His political views brought tears to my eyes. I saw a lot of truth in his message being raised as a Latina in New York City. The message was intense and...continued

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5 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended May 30 2013

This was a awesome show!! So much talent and so good! LOVED it!!

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EH
2 events
1 review
0 stars
2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended May 29 2013

Fela
The musical opens with lively music and dance, with Fela Kuti dressed in blue and white. He plays several instruments throughout the performance. Fela calls on the audience to participate in the music, and later in the dancing by having the...continued

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3 events
1 review
0 stars
attended May 29 2013

FELA's story was WONDERFUL!
I loved the plot and the story line. It gave me a better understanding of the strength, trials, tribulations that the Nigerian people went through to support their beliefs and love for music (HipHop & Jazz).

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Jun 02 2013

The music was hypnotic. Having been a ex-dancer, I relished every move of the dancers made. Thinking of taking some classes again. The Actor who played Fela was incredible. I had a wonderful time.

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