For the final assignment of a class I teach on Media and Africa at The New
[vimeo=http://vimeo.com/12805536 w=500&h=281] By the cast of the Broadway musical Fela!. Not bad. Via Knitting Factory Records.
Last week The New York Times published an odd piece of writing by one its theater
[vimeo=http://vimeo.com/8424035 w=500&h=281] This artist was inspired to create after seeing the Broadway musical.
The New York mainstream press is all over Bill T Jones’ musical “Fela!,” which recently opened
“Fela!,” the Bill T. Jones musical about the life of the Nigerian Afrobeat king, Fela Anikulapo