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2885 Star Starred
Sidney Harman Hall
610 F Street NW Washington, DC 20004
202-547-1122
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 322 members
Review from Marva Johnson
5 events 2 reviews

Recommend people read a little on FELA subject to better understand the flow of the show.

reviewed Jan 29 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
1 event 1 review

The event was very interactive and the performance was excellent. Fela gave a great historical overview of the struggles of Nigeria. It was very enlightening.

reviewed Sep 13 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Rita
7 events 1 review

Wonderful event, very entertaining. Lots of fantastic dancing and singing. I would go to see this show again!

reviewed Sep 25 2011 report as inappropriate
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Winner of 3 Tony Awards!

From Producers Shawn “Jay Z” Carter, Will Smith, and Jada Pinkett-Smith

FELA! is the true story of the legendary Nigerian musician Fela Kuti, whose soulful Afrobeat rhythms ignited a generation. Inspired by his mother, a civil rights champion, he defied a corrupt and oppressive military government and devoted his life and music to the struggle for freedom and human dignity. FELA! is a triumphant tale of courage, passion and love, featuring Fela Kuti’s captivating music and the visionary direction and choreography of Tony-Award® winner Bill T. Jones.

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