[youtube id=”z2khYWW33Go”] Fela’s drummer Tony Allen speaks on the origins of Afrobeat with Okayplayer TV. Finding Fela is playing in select theaters and Allen’s Film Of Life comes out October 20th. Related posts: From Beyonce to SYTYCD Choreographer Jeffrey Page Named One of the Hottest Performers in Broadway Musical FELA!
[youtube id=”VeQ2oMdZxXQ”] Finding Fela is making its debut in theaters around the country after the Sundance premiere this past January. Alex Gibney’s documentary about the late musician/activist explores his life and work. Showtimes are listed on the film’s site and where there is no showing, fans can request a screening
Hot off her incendiary Destiny’s Child reunion with Beyonce at the Super Bowl, Michelle Williams makes her way to the Motor City as Sandra Isadore in the one week run of the Tony Award winning musical, FELA! at Music Hall Feb 12-17th for 8 shows. Related posts: Music Hall Brings
(Detroit, MI) Producers Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, Will & Jada Pinkett Smith presents an encore one week return engagement of the hit multiple Tony Award-winning Broadway musical FELA! at the historic Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts, with -opening Tuesday, February 12th, with performances through Sunday, February 17th, 2013. Fela!