See the cast of FELA! sharing their excitement and thoughts about the first dress rehearsal. A short journey backstage depicts the dynamics and the energy of the cast before their first performance. FELA!NT
The documentary film Afrobeat Rebellion is a conversation about Fela Kuti. Through a mixture of interviews and original footage, people who had a relationship with the man and his music speak about Fela Kuti, his music, and why both are relevant today. FELA!NT
In this scene of ‘orishas’ (the spirit of the ancestors) Fela calls to the Gods to speak to his mother. The use of UV light on stage creates a 3D effect, aimed at evoking a spiritual experience. The exceptional make- up and costumes of the cast look impressive under the light. FELA!NT
Written for the National Theatre production of Fela, this interdisciplinary unit of work explores the Afro-beat style of the Nigerian political activist Fela Kuti. A captivating life and a captivating and accessible musical style. Will fit into any scheme of work that explores African music, songs of protest and fusion music.
This resource pack from the National Theatre contains free downloadable pdf resources for teachers, students, researchers or anyone interested in discovering more about the National Theatre's production of &'FELA!&';.
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