Friday, August 27, 2010

Patti LaBelle Joins Cast of FELA!

Just in case you haven't heard, Ms. Patti LaBelle is joing the cast of FELA! Ms. LaBelle will play the role of Fela's mother, the revolutionary activist Funmilayo Anikulapo-Kuti. Ms. LaBelle says, "I am both thrilled and honored to be joining the cast of FELA! on Broadway. After seeing the show, I was struck by the choreography and work of Bill T. Jones, and the passion and joy that overflows from the stage. Fela's mother, Funmilayo, was a strong, truly inspiring woman and I am so privileged to be able to pay tribute to her on the Broadway stage". For ticket info click here..

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