FELA! on Broadway
Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter and Will and Jada Pinkett Smith present Fela!, the new Broadway musical based on the life of groundbreaking African composer, performer and activist Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, marking the first Broadway production that these entertainment icons have presented.
About Fela Anikulapo-Kuti
Fela Ransome Kuti was born in Abeokuta, Nigeria, north of Lagos in 1938. His father was a Christian schoolmaster, minister and master pianist and his mother was a world-recognized feminist leader, who was very active in the anti-colonial Nigerian women's movement during the struggle for independence.
FELA! Performance Schedule
Now thru March 14: Tuesday at 7pm, Wednesday – Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 2pm & 8pm, Sunday at 2pm and 7pm.
March 16 – April 25: Tuesday at 7pm, Wednesday – Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 2pm & 8pm and Sunday at 3pm & 8pm.
April 27 – June 6: Tuesday at 7pm, Wednesday – Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 2pm & 8pm and Sunday at 2pm & 7:30pm.
The Eugene O’Neill Box Office, located at 230 West 49th Street.
Afridiziak Theatre News review of Fela!