May 28 - June 2, 2013
Tuesday - Thursday: 7:30pm
Saturday: 2:00pm & 8:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm & 6:30pm
911 Pine Street
Seattle, WA 98101
STG Presents FELA! May 28 – June 2, 2013 at The Paramount Theatre in Seattle.
Student/Educator Rush: One $25.00 ticket per school I.D., available one hour prior to curtain at the Paramount box office, cash only. Valid all performances.
A triumphant tale of courage, passion and love, FELA! is the true story of the legendary Kuti, who created a type of music, Aftrobeat, and mixed these pounding eclectic rhythms (a blend of jazz, funk and African rhythm and harmonies) with incendiary lyrics which ignited and inspired a generation.
Featuring many of Fela Kuti’s most captivating songs and Bill T. Jones’s visionary staging, FELA! reveals Kuti's controversial life as an artist and political activist and celebrates his pioneering music.
Study Guide (pdf)
ASL Interpreted Performance: June 2, 2013 at 1:00pm (interpreters TBA)
OC Interpreted: June 2, 2013 at 6:30pm
AVIA Interpreted: June 2, 2013 at 1:00pm - on sale soon!