The Musical “Fela and The Kalakuta Queens” is an indication of the wealthy cultural heritage that Nigeria is blessed with. The play, which tells the story of legendary musical icon and activist Fela Anikulapo Kuti, reveals the sensational lifetime of the Queens of Kalakuta and unmasks widespread misconceptions about them.
After a powerful present earlier in the 12 months at the Extremely-modern Terra Kulture, the play sponsored by info and telecommunication firm MTN, made its debut at the esteemed Africa Shrine on Sunday the October 14, 2018.
The ICT firm in the previous few years has supported causes that search to promote the Nigerian cultural heritage. A current instance is the simply concluded African Drum Competition in Ogun state which is geared in the direction of selling cultural orientation amongst Nigerians and additionally assist expertise and creativity.
The story of Fela and his Kalakuta Queens is a compelling musical about the trustworthy and selfless love the icon had along with his dancers(Queens) who left their properties to comply with him, believing in his imaginative and prescient of constructing a greater group through arts and music; an attribute all of us want to imbibe in the Nigeria of as we speak.