Tag Archives: Fela Kuti

Lula Washington Dance Theatre’s Kwanzaa Celebration

Last week my friend Debra Levine invited me to another dance performance; this one by Lula Washington Dance Theatre, who were giving their annual Kwanzaa celebration concert. This was one of the most enjoyable dance performances I’ve seen thus far … Continue reading

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Bill T. Jones and Fela! Writer Hit With Lawsuit

According to this UK article, Carlos Moore, the only official biographer of Fela Kuti, is suing Bill T. Jones and Fela! playwright Jim Lewis for $5 million for basing the highly successful Broadway musical (that’s set to open on London’s … Continue reading

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FELA! ON BROADWAY A MUST-SEE

All photos by Monique Carboni. If you’re in NY or are coming here at all for the holidays, definitely do not miss FELA! It’s honestly one of the best musicals — if not the best — I’ve ever seen (and … Continue reading

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I WANT CC SABATHIA TO BE ON DANCING WITH THE STARS

He would be fun! Or Derek Jeter, or A-Rod, who, by the way, on the night of the second World Series game, my friends and I saw at Blue Ribbon at 6 Columbus, where we went after seeing Morphoses (review … Continue reading

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