By Travelzoo Staff
The "kinetic" and "transporting" musical "Fela!" had The New York Times declaring that "there should be dancing in the streets" when it opened on Broadway. Three Tony Awards and numerous sold-out tour stops later, the story of Nigerian musician and civil rights leader Fela Kuti comes to the Kimmel Center, and Travelzoo subscribers can save 50% on performances March 12-17.
Why we love it
- Get up to 50% off tickets, starting at $11.50 (reg. $20), to see Tony-winning musical "Fela!"
- "Fela!" stars Michelle Williams from Destiny's Child
- Discounted performance dates are March 12-17, including weekends
- "Be prepared to get out of your seat and shake your derriere," wrote the LA Times
March 1, 2013 - March 18, 2013
Merriam Theater at Kimmel Center
300 S. Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
- Starring Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child fame, "Fela!" was called "colorful and wildly energetic" by The Philadelphia Inquirer.
- Tickets are available for shows on Tuesday-Thursday, March 12-14:
- Family Circle (rows E-H) .. $11.50, reg. $20
- Family Circle (rows A-E) ... $21.50, reg. $40
- Balcony Rear & Sides ... $29, reg. $55
- Orchestra & Balcony Center... $39, reg. $75
- For shows on Friday-Sunday, March 15-17, prices are:
- Family Circle (rows E-H) ... $11.50, reg. $20
- Family Circle (rows A-E) ... $24, reg. $45.00
- Balcony Rear & Sides ... $34, reg. $65
- Orchestra & Balcony Center ... $44, reg. $85
- "Fela!" is presented by Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith.
- Booking Instructions
- Click "Buy Now." Select "Buy Tickets" next to performance time and date. Promotional code ZOOFELA will already be applied. Click "Best Available by Section/Price." Select section, quantity and "Add to Cart." Review order and click "Checkout." Log in or register for an account. Enter payment information and complete transaction.
The fine print
See booking instructions for details on how to book. Promo code ZOOFELA is applied. Subject to availability. Fees of $9 per ticket and $4 per order are additional. May not be combined with any other offers. Not available on previously purchased tickets. Fees are determined by the venue, not Travelzoo. Tickets purchased together will be seated together.