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FELA! Hits San Francisco's Curran Theatre

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FELA! the musical hits San Francisco's Curran Theatre this Tuesday, Nov 15. Directed by the legendary Bill T. Jones, FELA! is a hybrid of theatre, dance, and music that tells the tale of Fela Kuti's life. It was produced in association with Jay-Z, ?uestlove, Will & Jada Pinkett Smith, and Ruth and Stephen Hendel among others.

The production nabbed three Tony Awards in 2010 for Best Costume Design, Best Sound Design, and Best Choreography. For a limited time you can snag $39 tickets to select show dates. See all details in the flyer below and watch a clip of Toronto's opening night above!

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