FELA!, the most critically acclaimed new musical of the season, has received three Tony Awards®: Best Choreography, Best Costume Design for a Musical and Best Sound Design of a Musical!
Now featuring Grammy winner and multi-platinum recording artist Patti LaBelle!
His story inspired a nation. His music inspires the world. FELA! tells the true story of the legendary Nigerian musician Fela Kuti, whose soulful Afrobeat rhythms ignited a generation. Motivated 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.
FELA! is currently playing at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre on W. 49th st through January 2nd. Here is your chance to win a free pair of tickets to this Broadway hit! Just post your answer to the following trivia question in the comments section below and also include your email address so I can contact the winner. I will be accepting answers until next Wednesday, November 24th at 3pm so the winner will have a lovely Thanksgiving present!
Bill T. Jones, Tony winning choreographer of FELA! also won a Tony award for choreographing which other hit Broadway musical?