Fela - National Tour

The acclaimed musical based on the life and music of Fela Anikulapo Kuti.

Tickets Now on Sale for National Tour of Fela! in Miami

Everybody say “Yea yea!” Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of Fela! in Miami. The musical about the life and music of iconic Nigerian composer and musician Fela Anikulapo Kuti will play the Adrienne Arsht Center from March 19 through March 24.

Fela! tells the story of Kuti's life as an artist, political activist and revolutionary musician in Nigeria. In addition to forming a political party and running for president several times, Kuti created the enormously influential style of music known as “Afrobeat,” which blended jazz, funk and African rhythms and harmonies.

The show stars Adesola Osakalumi as Fela, Melanie Marshall as Funmilayo and Paulette Ivory as Sandra.

Fela! was conceived, choreographed and directed by Tony Award-winning Spring Awakening choreographer Bill T. Jones. The musical originally opened at Broadway's Eugene O’Neill Theatre in November 2009, and was nominated for 11 2010 Tony Awards.

Get your tickets now to this must-see show!

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