Fela! The Concert in Lagos
Fela! The Concert Lagos kicked off with its first show on Friday April 14, 2017, with Smooth FM, connoisseurs of world class entertainment giving Lagos its most memorable musical experience.
Well attended by Afro beats enthusiasts and lovers, influencers and celebrities, the show played host to an enviable star studded guests.
Fela! The Concert Lagos presented a dynamic perspective of the original performance to the audience as it amplified the musical elements and tunes from the Broadway Musical shows leaving the crowd with a feeling of nostalgia for the music legend Fela Anikulapo – Kuti.
The concert features the cast of the Tony Award winning Broadway Musical such as Sarh Nguajah who plays Fela; Iris Wilson, Rue Brown, Afi Bijou, Shawn Fisher as female ensembles; Jason Herbert as male ensemble; and Olutayo Bosede, a Nigerian actor and dancer whose first tour with the band is the current Fela! The Concert Lagos.
Featuring energetic dance performances and flawless musical renditions, the band and performers re-enacted the spirit of the Afro beats’ maestro, Fela in a 2-hour performance while engaging the excited audience. Guests were also treated to a Fela! inspired make up by Zaron Cosmetics which will continue throughout the show.
Sponsors: Smooth FM, Lagos State and Lagos @ 50.
April 08, 2021