National Theatre Live presents FELA!

On January 13, 2011, The National Theatre will BROADCAST the LONDON PRODUCTION of FELA! live onscreen at more than 350 cinemas in 20 countries around the world!

Starring SAHR NGAUJAH from the Original Broadway Cast

See Fela! Live
January 13th at BAM’s Rose Cinema
January 27th at NYU’s Skirball Center

FELA! will be screened across the U.S.
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Sample Theaters:

Cinema 123 (NY, NY) – January 13th
Mann Chinese (Hollywood, CA) – January 13th
Kew Gardens Cinema (Queens, NY) – January 13th
Lensic Performing Arts Center (Santa Fe, NM) – January 13th
Hopkins Centre for the Arts (Hanover, NH) – January 13th
Fairfield University (Fairfield, CT) – January 13th & 15th
Society of the Four Arts (Palm Beach, FL) – January 15th & February 5th
Mary Riempa Ross Arts Centre (Lincoln, NE) – January 13th & 16th
Coolidge Corner (Brookline, MA) – January 13th & 17th
Shakespeare Theatre Company (DC) – January 17th
Angelika Film Centre (Dallas, TX) – January 19th & 20th
Allentown Symphony (Allentown, PA) – January 25th
NYU Skirball Center for the Arts (NY, NY) – playing January 27th
Guthrie Theater (Minneapolis, MN) – January 27th
Michigan Theater (Ann Arbor, MI) – January 31st
Sundance Kabuki (San Francisco, CA) – February 5th
Theatre Works (Colorado Springs, CO) – February 1st, 2nd, 8th & 9th
SIFF Cinema (Seattle, WA) – February 7th
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“Radiates Joy!” -Entertainment Weekly

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.

“4/4 Stars! More than a musical. An ecstatic phenomenon!” -Time Out New York

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