Fela!

By benim
In Movie & Music
Oct 28th, 2010
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Chicago Afrobeat Project’s performance at The Urban Lounge on Nov. 1 comes at a bright time for Afrobeat music in the United States. The critically claimed Broadway musical “FELA!” (co-produced by Jay-Z and Will Smith) is in the midst of plans for a national tour, while impressive young bands such as...
By benim
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Oct 28th, 2010
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Bill T. Jones’s all-singing, all-dancing show has brought genuine diversity to the heart of Broadway. Can it pull off the same trick in London? Up in arms … rehearsals for the National Theatre production of Fela! Photograph: Tristram KentonA few nights ago in midtown Manhattan, the Eugene...