Theatre: Al Hirschfeld
Status: Closed
(July 09, 2012 - August 04, 2012 )
  • Preview: July 9, 2012
  • Open: July 12, 2012
  • Close: August 4, 2012
Musical - Revival
Running Time: 2hrs 30mins

FELA! is the true story of the legendary Nigerian musician Fela Kuti, whose soulful Afrobeat rhythms ignited a generation. This triumphant tale of courage, passion and love, features Fela Kuti’s captivating music and the visionary direction and choreography of Tony-Award® winner Bill T. Jones.

For The Record:

"Fela!" played on B'way at the Eugene O'Neilll, where it closed on January 2, 2011.  This production, is the National Tour, which began in October 2011...

Total Gross: $1,461,335
Average Weekly Gross: $365,334
Total Attendance: 28,741
Average Weekly Attendance: 66%